re-examine

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v re-examine question after cross-examination by opposing counsel "re-examine one's witness"
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Re-examine rē-eg-zam′in to examine again or anew
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Usage

In literature:

It is always easier to pronounce a sentence than to wait, to reserve one's opinion, to re-examine.
"Life of St. Francis of Assisi" by Paul Sabatier
You're due in the examination hall in a few minutes.
"Stand by for Mars!" by Carey Rockwell
Before doing so, however, he re-examined the room more critically.
"Phantom Wires" by Arthur Stringer
If you're going to examine everything you drink with a microscope you might as well have stayed at home.
"More Tish" by Mary Roberts Rinehart
But I shall not use it in future, till I know from you the result of your re-examination of it.
"The Writings of Thomas Jefferson" by Thomas Jefferson
The examination was still in process when Gustav re-entered the room.
"Roger Ingleton, Minor" by Talbot Baines Reed
Re-entering the shack, they began a careful examination of the shaft.
"On the Trail of the Space Pirates" by Carey Rockwell
While they were thus occupied he re-entered the outer room and examined the door.
"The Ape, the Idiot & Other People" by W. C. Morrow
Oh, if only they had that map, again, so as to re-examine it.
"Gold Seekers of '49" by Edwin L. Sabin
They're examining something over the bows.
"Jack at Sea" by George Manville Fenn
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In news:

Jo Thomas, a former correspondent for The New York Times, re-examined the Chappaquiddick case for The Times in 1980.
The experiences of a group of unforgettable people let us re-examine ideas about ability and disability grounded in our culture and attitudes.
We should re-examine our own beliefs and how we disagree .
To deal with lab scandal, re-examine the drug war .
Time to Re-Examine Proposition 13.
In addition to the ETCP deadline extension, the ETCP Council would like to announce a reduction in the examination re-take fees.
A re- examination of Romney's 'poor Americans' remarks.
Point guard will miss at least three games before being re-examined next week.
We should re-examine our own beliefs and how we disagree.
Hank Skinner has been pushing for re-examination of evidence for years.
As southern Europeans feel the bite of more rounds of austerity, it is time to re-examine the terms of the social contract between society and government.
John Wall will have his left knee re-examined by Dr David Altchek on Friday in New York, according to league sources.
It requires a willingness to restructure and re-examine decades, sometimes centuries, of conventional wisdom about how students learn .
AISD continues to try and urge the state to re-examine standardized testing of public school students that's currently in place.
Tribe asks feds to re-examine reservation deaths.
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In science:

WIK (2000). Study on the re-examination of the scope of universal service in the telecommunications sector of the EU, in the context of the 1999 Review.
Bringing the Internet to Schools: US and EU policies
We will therefore assume that these lines are optically thin, although we should be aware that, if the self-gravitating disk hypothesis is correct, then the surface density of the disk is going to be high as well, so that the optically thin assumption should eventually be re-examined.
Probing the rotation curve of the outer accretion disk in FU Orionis objects with long-wavelength spectroscopy
Nordtvedt, K., Jr., “Lunar Laser Ranging Re-examined: The Non-Null Relativistic Contribution”, Phys.
Improving LLR Tests of Gravitational Theory
Before specifying our perturbations, we first examine the properties of orbits in the bumpy hole’s equatorial (reflection symmetry) plane (Sec.
Towards a formalism for mapping the spacetimes of massive compact objects: Bumpy black holes and their orbits
Before re-examining the analysis of for arbitrary value of λ ,we first calculate the first and second derivative of the potential to find the exact extremization condition for the modulus.
A Critical Analysis of Goldberger-Wise Stabilization in Randall-Sundrum Scenario
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