survey
noun.
a detailed critical inspection
Synonym: study
noun.
short descriptive summary (of events)
Synonym: resume, sketch
noun.
the act of looking or seeing or observing
he tried to get a better view of it|his survey of the battlefield was limited
Synonym: sight, view
verb.
consider in a comprehensive way
He appraised the situation carefully before acting
Synonym: appraise
verb.
look over carefully or inspect
He surveyed his new classmates
verb.
keep under surveillance
The police had been following him for weeks but they could not prove his involvement in the bombing
Synonym: follow, surveil
verb.
hold a review (of troops)
Synonym: go over, review
verb.
make a survey of; for statistical purposes
verb.
plot a map of (land)