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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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Selected findings, summarized below, provide interesting insights into current patterns of public Web searching, including how people structure their Web searches, what they search for, and search behavior in special topic areas.
The court noted that the defendant's probation officer was authorized to conduct warrantless searches and the probation order stated that the probationer "shall consent" to such searches.
When working with computerized searches, it is important to keep track of the various keyword search requests used.
However, the Fourth Amendment does not prohibit all government searches, only unreasonable ones.
Parentheses group portions of Boolean queries together for more complicated searches.
This consolidation process actually searches the database for candidate matches as each record is loaded, and then, for members of this candidate match set, performs a very complex field-by-field comparison and weighting to decide whether to consolidate the incoming record with one of the records in the candidate pool; in cases where consolidation occurs, individual contributor site cataloging variations are recorded and maintained on a field by field basis.
Computerized database searches operate by taking the user's keyword(s) and searching the selected database index for occurrences of the word in the specific documents (or document segments) previously selected.
The Fourth Amendment preserves the "right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures.
High Gas Prices, Paris Hilton, American Idol, iPod Lead Top Searches
The scope of warrantless searches based on probable cause is no narrower - and no broader - than the scope of a search authorized by a warrant supported by probable cause.
Constitution prohibits unreasonable searches and seizures by government agents.
Administrators and end-users benefit from capabilities that include lightning-fast searches across large volumes of data, federation, remote administration, search analytics and reporting, entity extraction, categorization and scripting support.
8) Recognizing the Fourth Amendment protection against unreasonable searches and seizures, courts first determine whether the party challenging the search of the pager had a reasonable expectation of privacy in the pager's contents.
NEW YORK -- New research from 360i and SearchIgnite examines how users interact with both natural and paid search listings by studying the complete click path to conversions across both paid and natural searches.