Pronunciation: (kri-tēk'), [key]
—n., v., -tiqued, -ti•quing.
1. an article or essay criticizing a literary or other work; detailed evaluation; review.
2. a criticism or critical comment on some problem, subject, etc.
3. the art or practice of criticism.
to review or analyze critically.
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