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How to use the word investigates in a Sentence?

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The Secretary of State’s office investigates complaints it receives.

Walter Jones

Found on Reuters
9 months ago

Top News

The White House has done Chris Young work to decide whether or not I have those qualities to perform this job. The FBI investigates you, The FBI goes to the Senate, Chris Young do Chris Young own investigations. You have a confirmation hearing, then it goes to the Senate floor. All of this to do one thing, and that's to make sure that you have the temperament, the judgment, the intellect, all of these qualities to be a judge.

Judge Sharp and Chris Young

Found on CNN
9 months ago

US News

State Mike Pompeo said. It shows depth. It shows systemization. It shows intent. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said taxpayers are owed an explanation about where schools are getting these monetary gifts from, adding that the more the agency investigates, the more they discover a total lack of transparency. If colleges and universities are accepting foreign money and gifts, San Diego students, San Diego students, and taxpayers deserve to know how much and from whom.

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos

Found on FOX News
1 year ago


There have been a number of reports of unauthorized and/or unidentified aircraft entering various military-controlled ranges and designated air space in recent years, for safety and security concerns, the Navy and the [U.S. Air Force] takes these reports very seriously and investigates each and every report.

The Navy

Found on FOX News
2 years ago


The company has strict policies against harassment and discrimination, when an incident is reported, UPS takes the matter seriously, thoroughly investigates and takes appropriate disciplinary action against those found responsible for misconduct.

Corporate Media Relations Glenn Zaccara

Found on CNN
2 years ago

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We are concerned about a number of recent reports of marine mammal deaths caused by gunshots in the greater Seattle area, all marine mammals are protected by the Marine Mammal Protection Act and OLE investigates all reported unlawful takes of sea lions.

Greg Busch

Found on CNN
3 years ago

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While the government investigates Planned Parenthood to determine if their practice of adapting their abortion procedures to harvest the organs of children violates federal law, they should not continue to receive taxpayer money.

James Lankford

Found on FOX News
6 years ago


The skeptic does not mean him who doubts, but him who investigates or researches, as opposed to him who asserts and thinks that he has found.

Miguel de Unamuno

added by anonymous
7 years ago

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    a hazy or indistinct representation
    • A. moan
    • B. blur
    • C. aggravate
    • D. observe