Synonyms for Investigating:


fact-finding (adjective)
Inspecting, investigative.


investigative, Inspecting, research. act (noun)
fact-finding (noun)
investigative, Inspecting, research.
investigating (noun)


experimenting (verb)
Proving, Assaying, Analyzing, probing, researching, verifying, experimenting, trying, testing, determining, Benchmarking, Checking.
questioning (verb)
Exploring, seeking, inquiring, Quizzing, Polling, Debating, asking, Contemplating, Interpolating, questioning, Cross-examining, surveying, Delving, Disputing, Querying, challenging, catechizing, canvassing, Interrogating, Examining.

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Other relevant words:
investigative, investigation, research, Inspecting.

Usage examples for investigating

  1. They were investigating the records of all political candidates, and if any of them showed the faintest tinge of pink, Guffey's office would set to work to rake up their records and get up scandals on them, and the business men would contribute a big campaign fund, and these candidates would be snowed under at the polls. – 100%: The Story of a Patriot by Upton Sinclair
  2. First, that he should have blamed Tavia without investigating the matter himself; next that he should have allowed a man like Squire Sanders to " humbug" him. – Dorothy Dale by Margaret Penrose
  3. One day, when they were alone together, he said abruptly,- " That romance in high life which you were investigating with Mr. Cadbury Taylor did not come to anything?" – Jennie Baxter, Journalist by Robert Barr