Probe in a sentence

use Probe in a sentence


[verb, noun] examine thoroughly to see if true; an inquiry or investigation;

The space probe discovered numerous channels on Mars that closely resemble dry riverbeds on Earth.

The surgeon probed the organ for any signs of cancerous cells.

Search parties probed the bushes for signs of the missing child.

A small rocket was launched into space to probe atmospheric conditions.

The astronauts sent a robot down to the surface of the planet to probe for alien life forms.

[verb] to poke or look for something with a stick;

The kids probed the mud with a stick to find their lost coins.

She probed the snow with a tree branch to see how deep it was.

[noun] A flexible slender surgical instrument used to explore wounds or body cavities;

The brain of the patient was examined using a fiber-optic probe.