review etymology

English word review comes from Old French (842-ca. 1400) revoir

Detailed word origin of review

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
revoir Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro)
revu Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro)
revue Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro)
reveue Middle English (1100-1500) (enm)
review English (eng) (obsolete) To retrace; to go over again.. (obsolete) To view or see again; to look back on.. To look back over in order to correct or edit; to revise.. To survey; to look broadly over.. To write a critical evaluation of a new art work etc.; to write a review. (legal) A judicial reassessment of a case or an event.. A forensic inspection to assess compliance with regulations or some code.. A [...]

Words with the same origin as review

Descendants of revoir
capsule review