verb (used with object), probed, prob·ing.
verb (used without object), probed, prob·ing.
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Origin of probe
OTHER WORDS FROM probeprobe·a·ble, adjectiveprob·er, nounre·probe, verb, re·probed, re·prob·ing.un·probed, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for probed
Next Tomasky tells us that the Benghazi attack has been probed with two Senate reports and eight House reports.
Sonny probed with his big, blunt fingers at a slender wrist: it was cold.The Strange and Mysterious Death of Mrs. Jerry Lee Lewis|Richard Ben Cramer|January 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Researchers have probed similar pressure points in the Hispanic community, among Muslims, and across the political spectrum.
It has long ago been probed, to the utmost limit of our capacity, and remains a mystery still.Lux Mundi|Various
It is a question that ought to be sought out and probed; not left to rest.Verner's Pride|Mrs. Henry Wood
I never saw her otherwise than attractive, and within a few months she had probed all the depths of my nature.Vendetta|Marie Corelli
And so they stopped and probed the hedge instead of one another.Cradock Nowell, Vol. 3 (of 3)|Richard Doddridge Blackmore
I probed with a long stick, but the direction of the opening was tortuous, and would not admit of examination in that manner.Etidorhpa or the End of Earth.|John Uri Lloyd