Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “review”

review

verb     /rɪˈvjuː/
CONSIDER [T] to consider something again in order to decide if changes should be made: The courts will review her case.Analysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating value
REPORT [T] B2 to give your opinion in a report about a film, book, television programme, etc: He reviews films for the Times.Analysing and evaluatingAssessing and estimating value
STUDY [I, T] US (UK revise) to study a subject before you take a testKnowing and learning
(Definition of review verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

More Learner's Dictionary definitions for “review”

Definitions of “review” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

closeness

the quality of knowing someone very well, liking them a lot, and wanting to spend a lot of time together

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More