verb (used with object), an·a·lyzed, an·a·lyz·ing.
Origin of analyze
Synonyms for analyze
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c.1600, "to dissect," from French analyser, from analyse (see analysis). Literature sense is attested from 1610s; meaning in chemistry dates from 1660s. General sense of "to examine closely" dates from 1809; psychological sense is from 1909. Related: Analyzed; analyzing.