Synonyms for experiment


1. experiment, experimentation, scientific research, research project
usage: the act of conducting a controlled test or investigation
2. experiment, experimentation, inquiry, enquiry, research
usage: the testing of an idea; "it was an experiment in living"; "not all experimentation is done in laboratories"
3. experiment, venture
usage: a venture at something new or different; "as an experiment he decided to grow a beard"


1. experiment, investigate, look into
usage: to conduct a test or investigation; "We are experimenting with the new drug in order to fight this disease"
2. experiment, try out
usage: try something new, as in order to gain experience; "Students experiment sexually"; "The composer experimented with a new style"
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