What does analyse mean?

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ˈæn lˌaɪzan·a·lyse

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. analyze, analyse, study, examine, canvass, canvasverb

    consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning

    "analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare"; "analyze the evidence in a criminal trial"; "analyze your real motives"

  2. analyze, analyseverb

    break down into components or essential features

    "analyze today's financial market"

  3. analyze, analyse, break down, dissect, take apartverb

    make a mathematical, chemical, or grammatical analysis of; break down into components or essential features

    "analyze a specimen"; "analyze a sentence"; "analyze a chemical compound"

  4. analyze, analyse, psychoanalyze, psychoanalyseverb

    subject to psychoanalytic treatment

    "I was analyzed in Vienna by a famous psychiatrist"


  1. analyseverb

    To subject to analysis.

    Etymology: Back formation from analysis, influenced by analyser.

  2. analyseverb

    To resolve (anything complex) into its elements.

    Etymology: Back formation from analysis, influenced by analyser.

  3. analyseverb

    To separate into the constituent parts, for the purpose of an examination of each separately.

    Etymology: Back formation from analysis, influenced by analyser.

  4. analyseverb

    To examine in such a manner as to ascertain the elements or nature of the thing examined; as, to analyse a fossil substance, to analyse a sentence or a word, or to analyse an action to ascertain its morality.

    Etymology: Back formation from analysis, influenced by analyser.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Analysenoun

    alt. of Analyser


  1. Analyse

    "Analyse" is a song by Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke and is the second track on his 2006 album The Eraser. The song was released on 30 October as a digital download and on 6 November as a limited edition 12" single in the United Kingdom.

Editors Contribution

  1. analyse

    To review in detail.

    They chose to analyze the business plan in detail.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 8, 2020  

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  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'analyse' in Verbs Frequency: #462

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of analyse in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of analyse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of analyse in a Sentence

  1. Mardjono Siswosuwarno:

    We are feeling relieved but there is still a lot of work ahead of us to analyse it.

  2. Nsengiyumva Pierre Claver:

    Analyse politique? c'est au dela de l'observation directe, l'interpretation factuelle et evenementielle c'est savoir discerner ce qui fait sensation et essayer de comprendre ce qui sous-tend l'apparente realite qui frappe nos sens de plein fouet

  3. Kehinde Andrews:

    Because racism is so bad and so historic and so entrenched that we tend to look for things, anything, so any symbol that could possibly be good we tend to over-celebrate. But when we sit back and actually analyse what's happened and what's changed, we'll realize it means nothing at all.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    If we analyse their public speeches thoroughly, then we could realize it easily as how hard all groups are trying to prove to the population that they are not hands in glove together by merely hurling harsh words but no hard action against one another.

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    If you are happy, don't analyse your happiness, don't ask questions and don't even think about it; just live it to the fullest!

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