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 prober
It was a painful business, but nothing to be compared to the pain produced by the "prober.""Contemptible"|"Casualty"
"We've had a couple of prober rockets shot into its surface," said Russ, as they watched the oncoming planet.The Secret of the Ninth Planet|Donald Allen Wollheim
Tom contacted the government craft and learned that as yet no sign of the lost Jupiter prober had been detected.Tom Swift and the Electronic Hydrolung|Victor Appleton
But Mary-in-the-glass, that sentimental young woman, was no prober of emotions.Once Aboard The Lugger|Arthur Stuart-Menteth Hutchinson
We must not seek in Goldoni a prober of the human heart, not even a fearless satirist of social conditions.