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synonyms for inspecting

  • inquisitive
  • interested
  • analytical
  • disquisitive
  • examining
  • impertinent
  • inquiring
  • interfering
  • intrusive
  • investigative
  • meddlesome
  • meddling
  • nosy
  • peeping
  • peering
  • prurient
  • prying
  • puzzled
  • questioning
  • scrutinizing
  • searching
  • snoopy
  • tampering
  • administering
  • admonishing
  • advising
  • controlling
  • executing
  • governing
  • guiding
  • handling
  • husbanding
  • leading
  • operating
  • organizing
  • overseeing
  • piloting
  • regulating
  • steering
  • superintending
  • supervising

antonyms for inspecting

MOST RELEVANT
  • incurious
  • unconcerned
  • average
  • disinterested
  • indifferent
  • normal
  • ordinary
  • uninterested
  • usual
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          How to use inspecting in a sentence

          Miss Thangue sat forward with the frank curiosity of the Englishwoman when inspecting a foreign specimen.
          ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
          She walked all through the house, from one room to another, as if inspecting it for the first time.
          THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
          After a dusty walk round piers and beaches lunched with Hunter-Weston before inspecting the 155th and 156th Brigades.
          GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
          Running upstairs she opened the door of a large chamber, and stood for a moment inspecting it.
          THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
          After duly inspecting everything, we set off on our road home, and reached there in safety.
          A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
          The detective had seen me "in the company of two friends, inspecting the office of Mr. Frick."
          PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHISTALEXANDER BERKMAN
          We are going to meet some business acquaintances with a view to inspecting some mining properties.
          THE DOUBLE FOURE. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM
          After months of testing and inspecting complicated electronic devices, he found simple gadgets amusing.
          RESTRICTED TOOLMALCOLM B. MOREHART
          Mrs. Bert wandered about the room inspecting my books and pictures like a curious child.
          THE IDYL OF TWIN FIRESWALTER PRICHARD EATON
          This being our last rest day, I was out shortly after five o'clock with our acting General inspecting a new work.
          LETTERS OF LT.-COL. GEORGE BRENTON LAURIEGEORGE BRENTON LAURIE
          SYNONYM OF THE DAY
          OCTOBER 26, 1985
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          capacitor

          WORDS RELATED TO INSPECTING

          • analytical
          • disquisitive
          • examining
          • impertinent
          • inquiring
          • inquisitive
          • inspecting
          • interested
          • interfering
          • intrusive
          • investigative
          • meddlesome
          • meddling
          • nosy
          • peeping
          • peering
          • prurient
          • prying
          • puzzled
          • questioning
          • scrutinizing
          • searching
          • snoopy
          • tampering
          Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.