Meaning of REVIEW in English

■ noun

1》 a formal assessment of something with the intention of instituting change if necessary.

↘ Law a reconsideration of a judgement or sentence by a higher court or authority.

2》 a critical appraisal of a book, play, or other work.

↘a periodical with critical articles on current events and the arts.

↘a retrospective survey or report.

3》 a ceremonial display and formal inspection of military or naval forces.

4》 a facility for playing a tape recording during a fast wind.

■ verb

1》 carry out or write a ~ of.

2》 inspect again.


~able adjective

~al noun

~er noun


ME (asnoun): from obs. Fr. reveue , from revoir 'see again'.

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