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American English: /rəˈvju/
British English: /rɪˈvjuː/

Translation of review in Spanish:


  • 2 2.1 countable or uncountable (reconsideration) salary review
    revisión salarial
    salary under review
    el sueldo está en estudio
    my salary comes up for review next month
    el mes que viene me toca la revisión salarial
    working methods are under review
    los métodos de trabajo están siendo reexaminados
    (before noun) review body
    comisión (feminine) inspectora
    2.2 countable (Military) 2.3 countable (for exam)
    (American English)

transitive verb

  • 1 1.1 (consider)
    1.2 (reconsider)
    Example sentences
    • The prison warden in this case will undoubtedly ask the Supreme Court to review this case.
    • And, for the sake of comparison, I couldn't find any reference to the US Supreme Court reviewing mandatory sentencing laws either.
    • However, where an administrative body originally exercised the power to deprive people of their liberty, they must have the right to have their case reviewed by a court.
    Example sentences
    • The council says it has no intention of reviewing the decision.
    • Medecins Sans Frontieres have shown no intention to review their decision to pull out of the country in July for their workers' safety.
    • PhotoForum can see that it is necessary to review tertiary education.
    Example sentences
    • She is wistful and pleased as she reviews past events.
    • The list of drug interactions with cisapride has been updated since this topic was reviewed in a past newsletter.
    • He or she reviews the necessary steps of the bowel prep to include remaining on a clear liquid diet for two days before surgery.
  • 2 2.1 (summarize)
    2.2 (criticize)
    hacer ( or escribir etc) la crítica de
    Example sentences
    • One reason that avant-garde film wasn't reviewed in newspapers during my time as a critic had to do with the avant-garde film world.
    • But here's the caveat: Not all books written by newspaper reporters should be reviewed.
    • In her naiveté she had thought that all serious books were reviewed in the major newspapers, especially The New York Times.
  • 3 (Military)
    pasar revista a
    Example sentences
    • The phantasmagoria includes a scene depicting the French emperor reviewing an army of hideous demons.
    • Today, the Queen reviews the Fleet (presumably both the Red and the Blue bits).
    • In 1915, Brigadier General Abbot reviewed the Bradford City Volunteers.
  • 4 (for exam)
    (American English)
    Example sentences
    • The program uses thousands of slides that are reviewed by a wide variety of practicing cytotechnologists and cytopathologists in a variety of practice settings.
    • Each month, following the ADASP recommendations, cases were randomly selected and reviewed by 1 pathologist.
    • Our view, having reviewed all the material, is that judgments went to (although not beyond) the outer limits of the intelligence available.

intransitive verb

  • 1.1 (work as critic) See examples: she reviews for the Seattle Post
    es crítica de arte ( or de cine etc) del Seattle Post
    1.2 (for exam)
    (American English)

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