French translation of 'investigate'
- [event, situation, claim]
⇒ They are investigating how the accident happened.
Ils enquêtent sur les circonstances de l'accident.
enquêter surto be investigated by sb
être sous le coup d'une enquête de qn
⇒ The two officers were being investigated by the director of public prosecutions.
Les deux officiers étaient sous le coup d'une enquête du procureur de la République.
Example Sentences Including 'investigate'
Even the Established Church had a department to investigate alleged offences.The Innocents at Home (A Superintendent Kenworthy novel)
Perhaps he smelt gas from his cell and when he came through to investigate he created a spark which ignited the trapped gas.Code Breaker
Just let some of my friends from the police department come here and investigate.The Unorthodox Murder of Rabbi Moss
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Translation of investigate from the Collins English to French Dictionary