Skip to main content
Select Source:

analyze

an·a·lyze / ˈanlˌīz/ (Brit. an·a·lyse) • v. [tr.] examine methodically and in detail the constitution or structure of (something, esp. information), typically for purposes of explanation and interpretation: we need to analyze our results more clearly. ∎  discover or reveal (something) through such examination: he tried to analyze exactly what was going on. ∎  psychoanalyze (someone). ∎  identify and measure the chemical constituents of (a substance or specimen). ∎  Gram. resolve (a sentence) into its grammatical elements; parse. DERIVATIVES: an·a·lyz·a·ble / ˌanəˈlīzəbəl/ adj. an·a·lyz·er n.

Cite this article
Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

  • MLA
  • Chicago
  • APA

"analyze." The Oxford Pocket Dictionary of Current English. . Encyclopedia.com. 17 Oct. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

"analyze." The Oxford Pocket Dictionary of Current English. . Encyclopedia.com. (October 17, 2017). http://www.encyclopedia.com/humanities/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/analyze-0

"analyze." The Oxford Pocket Dictionary of Current English. . Retrieved October 17, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/humanities/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/analyze-0

analyze

analyze •underutilize •tranquillize (US tranquilize) •spiritualize • capsulize • memorialize •imperialize • bestialize • dialyse •dualize • ritualize • sexualize •sensualize • contextualize •detribalize • feudalize • radicalize •theatricalize • verticalize • musicalize •delocalize, focalize, vocalise •animalize •analyse (US analyze), channelize, psychoanalyse (US psychoanalyze) •signalize • criminalize •phenomenalize, pronominalize •communalize • regionalize •depersonalize • renationalize •factionalize, fractionalize •professionalize • conventionalize •sectionalize •operationalize, vocationalize •emotionalize • constitutionalize •eternalize, journalize, vernalize •municipalize • paralyse • mongrelize •ruralize • denaturalize • federalize •overgeneralize • mineralize •literalize • substantialize •overspecialize • spatialize • initialize •catalyse (US catalyze) •cartelize •metallize (US metalize) •departmentalize, monumentalize, occidentalize, orientalize, segmentalize, transcendentalize •devitalize • totalize • palatalize •breathalyse (US breathalyze) •medievalize • novelize • unequalize •dieselize

Cite this article
Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

  • MLA
  • Chicago
  • APA

"analyze." Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes. . Encyclopedia.com. 17 Oct. 2017 <http://www.encyclopedia.com>.

"analyze." Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes. . Encyclopedia.com. (October 17, 2017). http://www.encyclopedia.com/humanities/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/analyze

"analyze." Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes. . Retrieved October 17, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/humanities/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/analyze