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Correct spelling:
review
Definition:
r[= e]- v[= u]', v.t. to re-examine: to revise: to examine critically: to see again: to retrace: to inspect, as a body of troops.-- n. a viewing again: a reconsideration: a revision: a careful or critical examination: a critique: a written discussion: a periodical with critiques of books, & c.: the inspection of a body of troops or a number of ships: ( law) the judicial revision of a higher court.-- adj. REVIEW'ABLE, capable of being reviewed.-- ns. REVIEW'AGE, the work of reviewing; REVIEW'AL, a review of a book: a critique on a new publication; REVIEW'ER, an inspector: a writer in a review.-- COURT OF REVIEW, the court of appeal from the commissioners of bankruptcy. [ Fr. revue, pa.p. of revoir-- L. re-, again, vid[= e]re, to see.]

What does the acronym review stand for?

REVIEW abbreviation definitions:
–  Reviewed
–  Individual titles

Synonyms:

noun
act
review.
chronicle
journal.
communication
review.
criticism
sideswipe, scorchers, Reviewal, scorcher, sleighride, sideswipes.
critique; summary
criticism, periodical, theme, canvass, article, journal, essay, redraft, monograph, exposition, discourse, judgment, evaluation, notice, magazine, write-up, commentary, abstract, pan, investigation, appraisal, treatise, study, column, assessment, Reviewal, comment, thesis, book review, organ, synopsis, discussion, blurb, outline, dissertation, mention.
exam
midterm, midterms.
examination, study
reassessment, inspection, analysis, reflection, view, march past, scan, report, survey, drill, once-over, retrospect, audit, scrutiny, second thought, fresh look, file, rethink, procession, check, second look, revision, checkup, another look, reconsideration, recapitulation, parade.
inspection
oversight, examination, scrutiny, surveillance, view, supervision, preview, voyeurism, inspection, overview, espionage, reconnoiter, reconnaissance.
justice
justness, equity, fair play, legalizations, legal process, legitimacy, Constitutionality, judicature, judicatory, fair treatment, square deal, penalty, due process, reasonableness, legalization, judicatures.
outline
summary.
publication
dissemination, announcement, report, handbill, broadcast, publication, journalism, promotion, promulgation, journal, gazette, newspaper, bulletin, commercial, advertisement, notice, organ, periodical, herald, newsmagazine, propaganda, post, newsletter, brief, circular.
recap
RE-CAP.
reconsideration
second thought.
report
rundown.
retrospect
retrospection, retrospections, Re-examination, reexamination, rememberings, re-examinations.
review
revue, retrospect, limited review, critique, reexamination, go over, brush up, revaluation, recap, look back, review article, refresh, reappraisal, follow up, reassessment, brushup, survey, critical review, inspection, recapitulation, reexamine.
second thought
better thoughts, thinking again, esprit d'escalier, arriere-pensee.
synopsis
breviary, Breviaries.
writing
belles lettres, belles-lettres.
verb
criticize, scrutinize
judge, slam, trash, bad-mouth, reedit, zap, rave, evaluate, rip, write a critique, inspect, examine, take down, put down, knock, weigh, give one's opinion, skin alive, assess, read through, correct, discuss, swipe at.
examine
scrutinize, observe, contemplate, examine, inspect, consider, check, peruse, study, scan, verify, survey.
go over again
reexamine, look back on, polish up, reevaluate, revisit, hash over, call to mind, revise, analyze, run through, check thoroughly, check out, remember, run up flagpole, rehash, recall, take another look, reflect on, go over, think over, brush up, run over, recapitulate, reassess, look at again, summon up, recap, reconsider, recollect, debrief.
Examples of usage:
  1. On the warships on either side the crew waited, the ship itself dressed as for a review, every man motionless at his post, with the crash of brass sounding from the lower decks. – Dawn of All by Robert Hugh Benson
  2. His mind then flew back to his reading, and passed in rapid review all the wants that men had endured in open boats. – Foul Play by Charles Reade Dion Boucicault
  3. Took part in the Grand Review at Washington, May 24th, and on June 9th was mustered out of the United States service. – History of the Dewitt guard, company A, 50th regiment National guard, state of New York by Unknown
  4. Why, as I watch my life and review it in His Presence it would seem as if I had done nothing but disappoint Him all my days! – Paradoxes of Catholicism by Robert Hugh Benson
  5. From this point- the arrival of the Ark in Colorado, and its wreck on Pike's Peak- the literature of our subject becomes abundant, but we cannot pause to review it in detail. – The Second Deluge by Garrett P. Serviss
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