1. [ verb ] look at again; examine again
Synonyms: reexamine

"let's review your situation"

Related terms: analyze reappraisal follow-up commentator
2. [ verb ] appraise critically
Synonyms: critique

"She reviews books for the New York Times" "Please critique this performance"

Related terms: judge referee criticism reviewer
3. [ noun ] a new appraisal or evaluation
Synonyms: revaluation reassessment reappraisal
Related terms: appraisal stocktaking reassess appreciate reappraise
4. [ verb ] hold a review (of troops)
Synonyms: go_over survey
Related terms: inspect survey
5. [ noun ] (writing) an essay or article that gives a critical evaluation (as of a book or play)
Synonyms: critical_review review_article critique
Related terms: criticism rave notice book_review
6. [ noun ] a subsequent examination of a patient for the purpose of monitoring earlier treatment
Synonyms: reexamination followup follow-up
Related terms: examination follow_through follow_up
7. [ adjective ] contemplative of things past

"a retrospective review of an artist's work"

Related terms: retrospective
8. [ noun ] (performing arts) a variety show with topical sketches and songs and dancing and comedians
Synonyms: revue
Related terms: variety_show follies
9. [ noun ] (writing) a periodical that publishes critical essays on current affairs or literature or art
Related terms: periodical literary_review
10. [ verb ] (education) study anew, as for a test
Related terms: study
11. [ noun ] (accounting) an accounting service (less exhaustive than an audit) that provides some assurance to interested parties as to the reliability of financial data
Synonyms: limited_review
Related terms: accounting analytical_review accounting
12. [ noun ] (law) a judicial reexamination of the proceedings of a court (especially by an appellate court)
Related terms: proceeding bill_of_review judicial_review law
13. [ verb ] look back upon (a period of time, sequence of events, etc.); remember
Synonyms: look_back retrospect

"she reviewed her achievements with pride"

Related terms: remember retrospection recapitulation
14. [ verb ] refresh one's memory
Synonyms: brush_up refresh

"I reviewed the material before the test"

Related terms: remember rehash refresher_course
15. [ noun ] (writing) a summary that repeats the substance of a longer discussion
Synonyms: recap recapitulation
Related terms: summary capitulation epanodos
16. [ noun ] (education) practice intended to polish performance or refresh the memory
Synonyms: brushup
Related terms: exercise rub_up
17. [ noun ] a formal or official examination
Synonyms: inspection

"the platoon stood ready for review" "we had to wait for the inspection before we could use the elevator"

Related terms: examination check
Similar spelling:   reeve