analyze-v; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: investigate or study methodically in great detail

We will analyze two Shakespearian sonnets tomorrow.
Researchers analyzed the purchases of 6300 households.
Water samples taken from streams were analyzed for contamination by chemicals.
My job is to analyze today's financial market.

VerbNet: assessment-34.1
FrameNet: Scrutiny
PropBank: analyze.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 3

Sense Number 2: psychoanalyze

Chris analyzed me today. It was a little weird, cuz he was dead on.
Dr. John Nash was analyzed as schizophernia at 31 years of age.

VerbNet: NM
FrameNet: NM
PropBank: NM
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 4