اسم ( noun )
• (1) تعریف: the act of determining the shape, area, and elevation of a piece of land.
• مترادف: mapping
- They did a survey of the property.
• (2) تعریف: the report, usu. in the form of a map or description, that results from such an act.
- We'll need to see the land survey before we make a decision.
• (3) تعریف: a comprehensive overview or general look.
• مترادف: overview, review
• مشابه: introduction, view
- The history course is a survey of the major events in European history.
• (4) تعریف: a sampling and examination of selected information, usually gathered from various individual people, that is often used to make a generalization about a larger body of information, such as the opinion of the population at large.
• مترادف: canvass, poll, sampling
- They're conducting a phone survey of women over forty in order to get their opinions on political issues.
- The class survey showed that most students preferred to work in pairs rather than individually.
فعل گذرا ( transitive verb )
حالات: surveys, surveying, surveyed
• (1) تعریف: to take an overall look at something.
• مترادف: look over, scan
• مشابه: behold, consider, observe, reconnoiter, regard, review, scout
- He stood on the cliff a while, surveying the landscape below.
- We surveyed the remaining tasks that had to be done.
• (2) تعریف: to examine in detail; scrutinize.
• مترادف: examine, observe, scan, scrutinize, study
• مشابه: appraise, contemplate, inspect, overlook, peruse, pore over, probe, regard, view, watch
- She surveyed his face for any signs of deceit.
- I surveyed the application forms for any errors before sending them in.
• (3) تعریف: to determine the shape, area, and elevation of (a piece of land) by mathematical measurements.
• مترادف: map
• مشابه: chart, delimit, demarcate, measure, pace
- They're surveying the land in preparation for building a new road.
• (4) تعریف: to carry out a survey of; canvass.
• مترادف: canvass
- They surveyed the neighborhood and found out that most people were against the zoning proposal.
فعل ناگذر ( intransitive verb )
• : تعریف: to survey land.
• مشابه: measure