English - Vietnamese Dictionary
inspect /in'spekt/Concise Dictionary
- ngoại động từ
- xem xét kỹ, kiểm tra, thanh tra
- (quân sự) duyệt (quân đội)
+look over carefully
+come to see in an official or professional capacity
+examine carefully for accuracy with the intent of verification
Advanced English Dictionary
examine, scrutinize, study, scan, survey, vet, check (up (on) or out), investigate, pore over; peruse:
The customs man inspected every last inch of our luggage.
+ verb [VN]Collocation Dictionary
1 ~ sth/sb (for sth) to look closely at sth/sb, especially to check that everything is satisfactory
The teacher walked around inspecting their work. + The plants are regularly inspected for disease. + Make sure you inspect the goods before signing for them.
2 to officially visit a school, factory, etc. in order to check that rules are being obeyed and that standards are acceptable: Public health officials were called in to inspect the premises. + The Tourist Board inspects all recommended hotels at least once a year.
inspection noun [U, C]: to carry out an inspection of sth + The documents are available for public inspection. + On closer inspection, the notes proved to be forgeries. + The head went on a tour of inspection of all the classrooms.
carefully, closely, thoroughly | regularly
VERB + INSPECT
allow sb to, be entitled to
Each party in the case is entitled to inspect the documents held by the other.
He inspected the water tank carefully for cracks.
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