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Princeton's WordNet

  1. investigation, investigatingnoun

    the work of inquiring into something thoroughly and systematically


  1. investigating

    Investigating refers to the process of conducting systematic, detailed and unbiased examination or research into something or someone in order to discover or establish the facts, truth, or values. It involves gathering, analyzing, and evaluating information, typically related to crimes, business operations, scientific phenomena, or any other issue requiring comprehensive understanding. The purpose of investigating is often to answer specific questions or resolve problems.

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  1. Investigating

    of Investigate

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  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

Examples of investigating in a Sentence

  1. Hillary Clinton:

    The' Saturday Night Massacre' occurred because the attorney general and other high-ranking officials in the Justice Department would not do what President Nixon wanted them to do, which was basically, stop investigating me.

  2. Terry Fahn:

    Our hearts and prayers go out to the victims and everyone else impacted by the tragedy in San Bernardino, webBank evaluates all loan applications in accordance with legal requirements including U.S. anti-terrorism and anti-money-laundering laws. In addition, Union Bank continually works with regulators to address their inquiries and concerns and will fully cooperate with law enforcement agencies investigating this matter.

  3. Boulder County Sheriff Joe Pelle:

    The origin of The Marshall Fire hasn't been confirmed. It's suspected to be power lines but we are investigating that today and we have folks on the ground as we speak trying to pinpoint that cause.

  4. Megan Baldino:

    BP is investigating the incident to determine the cause. We are cooperating with AOGCC's request for more information.

  5. Jean Tamalet:

    The investigating judge and the Nanterre prosecutor know perfectly well that Carlos Ghosn, who has always cooperated with the French justice authorities, is subject to a judicial ban on leaving the Lebanese territory, we believe this move is the only technical resort they found to be able in the future to try the case in a court of law.

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