Hindi translation of 'investigate'
investigate /ɪnˈvestɪɡeɪt इनˈव़ेस्टिगेइट्/
Word forms: investigates, investigating, investigated
transitive or intransitive verb
If someone, especially an official, investigates an event or allegation, they try to find out what happened or what is the truth.
Police are still investigating how the accident happened.
investigate a link/case/incident/complaint/allegation
SIMILAR WORDSexamine, explore, study, analyze
investigationWord forms: investigations variable noun
He faces an investigation for failing to pay taxes.
an investigation into something
conduct/launch/undertake an investigation
a criminal/police/murder/scientific/internal investigation
SIMILAR WORDSexamination, study, analysis
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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 Hindi Dictionary