Translation of "inspect" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ɪnˈspekt/ us /ɪnˈspekt/

to look carefully at something to see if there is anything wrong

Clara inspected her make-up in the mirror.

(Translation of “inspect” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /inˈspekt/

to look at, or examine, carefully or formally

examinar, escudriñar, revisar
The detective inspected the bloodstains on the carpet.

to visit (eg a restaurant or school) officially, to make sure that it is properly run

Cafés must be regularly inspected to find out if they are kept clean.

to look at (troops etc) ceremonially

pasar revista
The Queen will inspect the regiment.
inspection /-ʃən/ noun

The car has to undergo its annual inspection tomorrow.
inspector noun

a person appointed to inspect

a school inspector.

a police officer below a superintendent and above a sergeant in rank.


(Translation of “inspect” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)