- 1done according to a system or plan, in a thorough, efficient, or determined way a systematic approach to solving the problem a systematic attempt to destroy the organization The prisoner was subjected to systematic torture. opposite unsystematic
- 2 the systematic analysis of the risks involved
systematicallyjump to other results
NAmE//ˌsɪstəˈmæt̮ɪkli//adverb The search was carried out systematically. The information was systematically recorded and analyzed.