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dissect

Synonyms of dissect in English:

verb

  • 1 the body was dissected
    anatomize, cut up/open, dismember;
  • 2 the text of the gospels was dissected
    analyze, examine, study, scrutinize, pore over, investigate, go over with a fine-tooth comb
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