What does the word diagnose mean?

Usage examples for diagnose

  1. But Machiavelli was the first to observe, to compare, to diagnose, to analyse, and to formulate their principles of government. – Machiavelli, Volume I The Art of War; and The Prince by Niccol√≤ Machiavelli
  2. Hence, Providence has prudently raised up Clear- sighted men like me to diagnose Their cases and inform them where they're hurt. – Black Beetles in Amber by Ambrose Bierce
  3. Dr. Hardy, you are all very well with your fevers and your chills, but you can't diagnose a love case worth a cent. – The Cow Puncher by Robert J. C. Stead