Definition of Search:

  1. To find an area identified by an auditor that needs to be reviewed for quality and accuracy.

  2. An act of searching for someone or something.

  3. Try to find something by looking or otherwise seeking carefully and thoroughly.

Synonyms of Search

Hunt, Look, Explore, Forage, Fish about, Fish around, Look high and low, Cast about, Cast around, Cast round, Ferret, Ferret about, Ferret around, Root about, Root around, Rummage about, Rummage around, Analysis, Angle for, Ask for, Beat, Beat about for, Beat the bushes, Burrow, Cast about, Chase, Check, Chivy, Comb, Delve, Delve for, Delve into, Dig, Dig for, Dig into, Dog, Domiciliary visit, Dragnet, Enquiry, Examination, Examine, Exploration, Explore, Fan, Fathom, Fish for, Follow, Follow up, Forage, Frisk, Give chase, Go after, Go gunning for, Go into, Go through, Grub, Gun for, Hollo after, Hound, House-search, Hunt, Hunt for, Hunt up, Hunting, Indagate, Inquire of, Inquiry, Inspect, Inspection, Investigate, Look, Look around, Look at, Look for, Look into, Look over, Look round, Look through, Look up, Make after, Nose around, Peer into, Perquisition, Perusal, Plumb, Poke, Poke around, Poke into, Posse, Probe, Prosecute, Prowl after, Pry, Pry into, Pursual, Pursuance, Pursue, Pursuing, Pursuit, Quest, Quest after, Raise the hunt, Rake, Ransack, Ransacking, Research, Researching, Root, Rummage, Run after, Run down, Scan, Scour, Scouring, Scout out, Scrimmage, Scrutinize, Scrutiny, Search for, Search into, Search party, Search through, Search warrant, Search-and-destroy operation, Searching, See to, Seek, Seek for, Seek out, Seeking, Shake down, Sift, Sifting, Skirmish, Smell around, Sound, Stalk, Stalking, Still hunt, Still-hunt, Study, Take out after, Try to find, Turning over, Hunt, Look, Exploration, Scout, Probe, Dig, Digging, Forage, Foraging, Scavenge, Scavenging, Ferreting, Ferreting about, Ferreting around, Rummage, Rummaging about, Rummaging around, Rooting about, Rooting around, Rifling, Scouring, Quest, Pursuit of, Seeking after

How to use Search in a sentence?

  1. I searched among the rocks, but there was nothing.
  2. The police carried out a thorough search of the premises.

Meaning of Search & Search Definition