Bedeutung von "investigate" Essential English Dictionary

investigate

verb uk /ɪnˈvestɪɡeɪt/ (investigating, investigated)

to try to get all the facts about something, especially a crime or accident:

Police are investigating the murder.
investigation /ɪnˌvestɪˈɡeɪʃən/ noun

effort by police to get all the facts about something, especially a crime or accident:

Police have begun an investigation into his death.

(Definition von "investigate" von Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)