What does investigating mean?

Definitions for investigating

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word investigating.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. investigation, investigating(noun)

    the work of inquiring into something thoroughly and systematically

Webster Dictionary

  1. Investigating

    of Investigate


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of investigating in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of investigating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams:

    It's a sad day for Cleveland, currently we're investigating where this firearm came from. We're also investigating how this tragedy actually happened.

  2. Cleveland Police:

    It's always good to have a witness, but it's tough for a 10-year-old, especially being both a victim and a witness. But right now our guys are investigating.

  3. Desmond Morris:

    We never stop investigating. We are never satisfied that we know enough to get by. Every question we answer leads on to another question. This has become the greatest survival trick of our species.

  4. Craig Futterman:

    The Chicago Police Department refuses to look at potential patterns of misconduct complaints when investigating police misconduct, if the department did look at these patterns when investigating police abuse, there is a great chance right now that 17-year-old boy would still be alive.

  5. James Comey:

    I have been authorized by the Department of Justice to confirm that the FBI, as part of our counterintelligence mission, is investigating the Russian government’s efforts to interfere in the 2016 presidential election, that includes investigating the nature of any links between individuals associated with the Trump campaign and the Russian government, and whether there was any coordination between the campaign and Russia’s efforts.

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