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Synonyms for search

examine

Synonyms

inspect

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in search of

Synonyms

  • seeking
  • looking for
  • hunting for
  • in pursuit of
  • on the lookout for
  • chasing after
  • on the track of
  • making inquiries concerning

search for something or someone

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search me!

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  • I don't know
  • beats me
  • I've no idea
  • I haven't got a clue
  • how should I know?
  • I haven't got the faintest or foggiest idea

Synonyms for search

to try to find something

to examine the person or personal effects of in order to find something lost or concealed

a thorough search of a place or persons

an attempting to accomplish or attain

Synonyms for search

the activity of looking thoroughly in order to find something or someone

an investigation seeking answers

an operation that determines whether one or more of a set of items has a specified property

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the examination of alternative hypotheses

boarding and inspecting a ship on the high seas

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The officers searched the vehicle and found the bottles of liquor within the upholstery of the seats.
Many other subjects are searched and the diversity of subjects searched is very high.
The district court held that the policies were constitutionally deficient as applied to the detainee, who was searched while detained pursuant to an outstanding body attachment issued by a state family court.
A dangerous by-product of CD-ROM tax research (and, for that matter, most forms of electronic research) is the false sense of security some researchers perceive from having electronically searched for the answer.
The strain on pocketbooks this summer led to "gas prices" being the most searched news topic on AOL Search, followed by the loss of Steve Irwin.
Seeing recent puncture marks, the officer had Thomas stand and face the wall while he frisked him and searched his trouser pockets.
sequence of words) to be searched must be enclosed in quotation marks (e.
From news and people that grab attention to popular products and common queries, the most searched for topics online during 2005 are a reflection of what was top of mind or what people wanted to find more information about.
The rangers boarded the houseboat and searched it for evidence of criminal activity.
Angelina Jolie came in at the top of the list for most searched for summer stars, but the Mr.
Rabinowitz was arrested in his one room office and arresting officers then searched the office desk, safe, and file cabinets for an hour and a half.
The importance of effectively finding enterprise content and information is driven by a number of factors including improving worker efficiency, an increasingly stringent regulatory environment and the ever expanding volume of information that must be searched.
Supreme Court held that a locked footlocker searched at the stationhouse 90 minutes after the arrest was too remote in time and not a valid search incident to arrest.
Hilary Duff Reigns As Most Searched Person Among Kids and Teens and Britney Spears Reclaims Title of Most Searched Person Overall Online
If law enforcement officers want permission to search a person, then only the person to be searched has the authority to consent.