What does probing mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inquisitory, probing, searching(adj)

    diligent and thorough in inquiry or investigation

    "a probing inquiry"; "a searching investigation of their past dealings"


  1. probing(Noun)

    The action of investigating or exploring.

  2. probing(Adjective)

    Of something that investigates or explores deeply.

    He was unsettled by her probing questions.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Probing

    of Probe

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of probing in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of probing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of probing in a Sentence

  1. Gareth Southgate:

    At 1-1 we had a plan to... keep probing but not get caught on the counter-attack, at the end the pressure built and built. We did the right things and made good decisions and were good value for the win.

  2. Vicki Cowart:

    Our legal counsel provided line item edits to their proposed contract where we again clarified that we would strictly adhere to laws. Our staff asked probing questions about their process and didn't enter into an agreement when those questions weren't answered.

  3. David Axelrod:

    There were more probing stories, it kind of culminated in March with the frenzy around Rev. Jeremiah Wright.

  4. Erik Lindquist:

    We make maps that used to take three years in a week, rather than preparing data to analyze we can spend time probing the data for answers. We're getting to answers much more quickly.

  5. Michael Warren:

    I asked if Democrats were to take over control of the Senate, and Chuck Schumer were to deny President Trump a SCOTUS nominee vote on the floor, what would he do about it? He didn't have an answer. But he did say he believed all Supreme Court nominees who go through the process should get a vote on the floor, it's an interesting question to start asking and probing these Senate candidates on down the line.

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