Related topics: Psychology, Psychiatry
an‧a‧lyse W3 , analyze [transitive]
to examine or think about something carefully, in order to understand it:
She still needs to analyse the data.
You need to sit down and analyse why you feel so upset.
Joe had never tried to analyze their relationship.
to examine a substance to see what it is made of:
The cell samples are analyzed by a lab.
to examine someone's mental or emotional problems by using psychoanalysis