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testing

 
Noun testing has 3 senses
  1. testing - the act of subjecting to experimental test in order to determine how well something works; "they agreed to end the testing of atomic weapons"
    --1 is a kind of
    experiment, experimentation
    Derived form: verb test1
  2. testing - an examination of the characteristics of something; "there are laboratories for commercial testing"; "it involved testing thousands of children for smallpox"
    --2 is a kind of
    examination, scrutiny
    --2 has particulars: screening
    Derived forms: verb test4, verb test6
  3. examination, testing - the act of giving students or candidates a test (as by questions) to determine what they know or have learned
    --3 is a kind of investigation, investigating
    --3 has particulars: eleven-plus, 11-plus
    Derived form: verb test3
Verb test has 7 senses
  1. test, prove, try, try out, examine, essay - put to the test, as for its quality, or give experimental use to; "This approach has been tried with good results"; "Test this recipe"
    --1 is one way to judge
    Derived forms: noun test4, noun testing1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  2. screen, test - test or examine for the presence of disease or infection; "screen the blood for the HIV virus"
    --2 is one way to check
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
  3. quiz, test - examine someone's knowledge of something; "The teacher tests us every week"; "We got quizzed on French irregular verbs"
    --3 is one way to examine
    Derived forms: noun test5, noun test3, noun test1, noun testee1, noun tester1, noun testing3
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Somebody ----s somebody PP
  4. test - show a certain characteristic when tested; "He tested positive for HIV"
    --4 is one way to
    be
    Derived forms: noun test2, noun testing2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s Adjective
  5. test - achieve a certain score or rating on a test; "She tested high on the LSAT and was admitted to all the good law schools"
    --5 is one way to
    score
    Derived forms: noun test3, noun test1, noun test5
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s Adjective
  6. test - determine the presence or properties of (a substance)
    --6 is one way to
    determine, check, find out, see, ascertain, watch, learn
    Derived forms: noun test2, noun testing2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  7. test - undergo a test; "She doesn't test well"
    --7 is one way to
    take, undergo, submit
    Derived forms: noun test5, noun test3, noun test1, noun testee1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s Adjective
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