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Review vs. Preview

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  • Review (noun)

    A second or subsequent reading of a text or artifact in an attempt to gain new insights.

    "I need to make a review of the book before I can understand it."

  • Review (noun)

    An account intended as a critical evaluation of a text or a piece of work.

    "The newspaper review was full of praise for the play."

  • Review (noun)

    A judicial reassessment of a case or an event.

    "The victims demanded a full judicial review of the case."

  • Review (noun)

    A stage show made up of topical sketches etc.; a revue.

    "The Cambridge Footlights Review launched many Monty Python faces."

  • Review (noun)

    A survey of the available items or material.

    "The magazine contained a review of Paris restaurants."

  • Review (noun)

    A periodical which makes a survey of the arts or some other field.

    "The Times Literary Review is published in London."

  • Review (noun)

    A military inspection or display for the benefit of superiors or VIPs.

    "The troops assembled for a review by the Queen."

  • Review (noun)

    A forensic inspection to assess compliance with regulations or some code.

    "The regulators demanded a review against NYSE practices."

  • Review (verb)

    To survey; to look broadly over.

    "Before I tackle the question directly, I must briefly review historical approaches to the problem."

  • Review (verb)

    To write a critical evaluation of a new art work etc.; to write a review.

    "The critic reviews every new play in London."

  • Review (verb)

    To look back over in order to correct or edit; to revise.

  • Review (verb)

    To look over again (something previously written or learned), especially in preparation for an examination.

  • Review (verb)

    To view or see again; to look back on.

  • Review (verb)

    To retrace; to go over again.

  • Preview (noun)

    A foretaste of something.

  • Preview (noun)

    An advance showing of a film, exhibition etc.

  • Preview (noun)

    Something seen in advance.

  • Preview (noun)

    a facility for seeing and checking a document, or changes to it, before saving and/or printing it.

  • Preview (verb)

    To show or watch something, or part of it, before it is complete.

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Webster Dictionary
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  • Review (noun)

    a new appraisal or evaluation

  • Review (noun)

    an essay or article that gives a critical evaluation (as of a book or play)

  • Review (noun)

    a subsequent examination of a patient for the purpose of monitoring earlier treatment

  • Review (noun)

    (accounting) a service (less exhaustive than an audit) that provides some assurance to interested parties as to the reliability of financial data

  • Review (noun)

    a variety show with topical sketches and songs and dancing and comedians

  • Review (noun)

    a periodical that publishes critical essays on current affairs or literature or art

  • Review (noun)

    a summary at the end that repeats the substance of a longer discussion

  • Review (noun)

    (law) a judicial reexamination of the proceedings of a court (especially by an appellate court)

  • Review (noun)

    practice intended to polish performance or refresh the memory

  • Review (noun)

    a formal or official examination;

    "the platoon stood ready for review"

    "we had to wait for the inspection before we could use the elevator"

  • Review (verb)

    look at again; examine again;

    "let's review your situation"

  • Review (verb)

    appraise critically;

    "She reviews books for the New York Times"

    "Please critique this performance"

  • Review (verb)

    hold a review (of troops)

  • Review (verb)

    refresh one's memory;

    "I reviewed the material before the test"

  • Review (verb)

    look back upon (a period of time, sequence of events, etc.); remember;

    "she reviewed her achievements with pride"

  • Preview (noun)

    an advertisement consisting of short scenes from a motion picture that will appear in the near future

  • Preview (noun)

    a screening for a select audience in advance of release for the general public

  • Preview (verb)

    watch (a movie or play) before it is released to the general public

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