Definition of investigation:
examination, survey, delving, probation, examination, opinion poll, soundings, study, inquest, probe, inquiry, probing, public inquiry, search, disquisition, trawl, reference, investigate, reconnaissance, inquisition, exploration, investigating, inspection, examen, elicitation, review.
Had Pendennyss once told Mrs. Wilson, with his natural air and manner, " I am innocent," she would have believed him, and an earlier investigation would have saved them months of misery; but the consciousness of his deception had oppressed him with the curse of the wicked.- "Precaution", James Fenimore Cooper.
- "Boy Scouts in Mexico; or On Guard with Uncle Sam", G. Harvey Ralphson.
- "The Flying Stingaree", Harold Leland Goodwin.