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goes over with a fine-tooth comb

  • as inransack
  • as inscour
  • as inscrutinize
  • as insearch
  • as incross-examine
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Synonyms for goes over with a fine-tooth comb

verb turn inside out in search; ravage
  • comb
  • gut
  • loot
  • pillage
  • plunder
  • raid
  • rob
  • scour
  • seize
  • take away
  • appropriate
  • despoil
  • explore
  • ferret
  • filch
  • hunt
  • investigate
  • lift
  • maraud
  • overhaul
  • peer
  • pilfer
  • pinch
  • poach
  • probe
  • pry
  • purloin
  • rake
  • rape
  • ravish
  • rifle
  • rummage
  • rustle
  • sack
  • scan
  • scrutinize
  • search
  • seek
  • sound
  • spoil
  • spy
  • steal
  • strip
  • thieve
  • go over with a fine-tooth comb
  • go through
  • lay waste
  • leave no stone unturned
  • look all over for
  • look high and low
  • look into
  • make off with
  • shake down

Antonyms for goes over with a fine-tooth comb

  • give
  • offer
  • protect
  • receive
  • find
  • ignore
  • neglect
  • order
  • organize
  • care for
  • clean
  • neaten
  • tidy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.