Consider and Investigate


Consider verb - To think of in a particular way.

Investigate is a synonym for consider in examine topic. In some cases you can use "Investigate" instead a verb "Consider".


Investigate verb - To search through or into.
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Synonyms for Investigate

Consider is a synonym for investigate in examine topic. You can use "Consider" instead a verb "Investigate", if it concerns topics such as inspect, check into thoroughly.

Common collocations

life consider life investigate life
man consider man investigate man
people consider people investigate people
nature consider nature investigate nature
Other words: series, scene, death, murder, situation, case, evidence, threat, suicide, events.

Both words in one sentence

  • He does not consider that it is forbidden except under the most dire circumstances and so does not investigate who could have gotten to the dead man's gear.
  • Series / Murdoch Mysteries They have to consider the worst, and investigate a pederast that a witness said she saw near the crime scene.
  • Militaries Are Useless Even after losing an aircraft carrier (and everybody on it), the kid's hometown being quarantined, and the governor of California making an official speech about how the aliens are invading the world, they simply consider this as a hoax and don't bother investigate.
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