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  1. A second or subsequent reading of a text or artifact.
I need to make a review of the book before I can understand it.
  1. An account intended as a critical evaluation of a text or a piece of work.
The newspaper review was full of praise for the play.
  1. A judicial reassessment of a case or an event.
The victims demanded a full judical review of the case.
  1. A stage show made up of sketches etc.
The Cambridge Footlights Review launched many Monty Python faces.
  1. A survey of the available items or material.
The magazine contained a review of Paris restaurants.
  1. A periodical which makes a survey of the arts or some other field.
The Times Literary Review is published in London.
  1. A military inspection or display for the benefit of superiors or VIPs.
The troops assembled for a review by the Queen.
  1. A forensic inspection to assess compliance with regulations or some code.
The regulators demanded a review against NYSE practices.
    1. (obsolete) To see again.
    2. (obsolete) To look back over in order to correct or edit; to revise.
    3. To survey; to look broadly over.
    Before I tackle the question directly, I must briefly historical approaches to the problem.
    1. To write a critical evaluation of a new art work etc.; to write a review.
    The critic reviews every new play in London.
    Etymology: From reveue (French: revue), feminine past participle of reveeir (French: revoir), from revidere.

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