- to review or analyze critically.
Origin of critique
Examples from the Web for critique
Do we critique those women who would modify themselves just to reach those standards?Renée Zellweger Got a New Face—and Everyone Had An Opinion About It
December 29, 2014
This photograph is a critique of how draconian the rules of society can be.‘Gods of Suburbia’: Dina Goldstein’s Arresting Photo Series on Religion vs. Consumerism
November 8, 2014
The critique extends into nearly every little crevice and lacuna of our civic life.Who Are the Judicial Activists Now?
October 7, 2014
Of course, the critique could be made in the other direction.Why We Need a Left Wing Tea Party
September 9, 2014
Any critique may be treated as a security issue or an offense against the faith.Forget About a Kindler Gentler Iran
August 19, 2014
But I should suggest a suspension of your critique of the banker, for here he comes.The Wisdom of Father Brown
G. K. Chesterton
There is a good account of it in Humboldt's Examen critique, tom.The Discovery of America Vol. 1 (of 2)
It is an essential of Dickens, and is therefore of vast import to any critique on him.Gilbert Keith Chesterton
See Jrdens I, p. 117, probably depending on the critique in the Allg.Laurence Sterne in Germany
Harvey Waterman Thayer
This time he had mutilated a critique of an Ibsensite drama.The Albert Gate Mystery
- a critical essay or commentary, esp on artistic work
- the act or art of criticizing
Word Origin and History for critique
1702, restored French spelling of 17c. critick "art of criticism" (see critic), ultimately from Greek kritike tekhne "the critical art."