- = examine, study, research, consider, go into, explore, search for, analyse, look into, inspect, look over, sift, probe into, work over, scrutinize, inquire into, make inquiries about, enquire into •
Gas officials are investigating the cause of the explosion.
'investigate' in Other Languages
- British English: investigate If someone investigates an event, situation, or claim, they try to find out what happened. VERBGas officials are investigating the cause of an explosion which badly damaged a house.
- Brazilian Portuguese: investigar
- Chinese: 调查调調查
- European Spanish: investigar
- French: enquêter sur
- German: untersuchen
- Italian: indagare
- Japanese: 調査する
- Korean: 조사하다
- Portuguese: investigar
- Spanish: investigar
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