- nounADJECTIVE▪ experienced, leading, prominent, renowned▪ chief, lead, senior▪ young▪ early▪
She based her work on that of earlier researchers.▪ independent▪ academic▪ postdoctoral, postgraduate▪ university▪ AIDS, cancer, clinical, health, medical▪ educational, scientific, social▪ market… OF RESEARCHERS▪ group, teamRESEARCHER + VERB▪ analyse/analyze sth, compare sth and sth, examine sth, explore sth, focus on sth, investigate sth, look for sth, study sth, work in sth, work on sth▪
researchers working in different disciplines▪
researchers working on the biochemistry of the brain▪ conduct sth, measure sth, test sb/sth▪ believe sth, claim sth, note sth, say sth, suggest sth, think sth▪ determine sth, discover sth, find sth, identify sth▪
Researchers found 17% of their random sample to be severely depressed.▪ observe sth, report sth, show sth▪ conclude sth▪
The researchers have concluded that further studies are needed.PHRASES▪ researchers in the field▪
The book is written by experts who are well known as researchers in the field.
Collocations dictionary. 2013.