investigateverb [T]uk /ɪnˈves.tɪ.ɡeɪt/ us /ɪnˈves.tə.ɡeɪt/
- Scotland Yard have been called in to investigate the murder.
- The remit of this official inquiry is to investigate the reasons for the accident.
- The government set up a commission to investigate the problem of inner city violence.
- The UN is investigating new methods of population control .
- I wonder what that noise was in the kitchen - I'd better go and investigate.