Meaning of RESEARCH in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ rɪsɜ:(r)tʃ ]

( researches, researching, researched)

Frequency: The word is one of the 700 most common words in English.


Research is work that involves studying something and trying to discover facts about it.

65 percent of the 1987 budget went for nuclear weapons research and production.

N-UNCOUNT : also N in pl


If you research something, you try to discover facts about it.

She spent two years in South Florida researching and filming her documentary...

So far we haven’t been able to find anything, but we’re still researching.

VERB : V n , V

• re‧search‧er


He chose to join the company as a market researcher.


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