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synonyms for probing

  • astute
  • discerning
  • incisive
  • insightful
  • penetrating
  • perceptive
  • piercing
  • subtle
  • trenchant
  • discriminating
  • keen
  • smart
  • canny
  • clever
  • ingenious
  • intense
  • intuitive
  • judicious
  • observant
  • perspicacious
  • quick-witted
  • sensitive
  • sharp
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antonyms for probing

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  • gentle
  • idiotic
  • kind
  • nice
  • stupid
  • unintelligent
  • weak
  • dull
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How to use probing in a sentence

Elora Mukherjee, a Columbia Law School professor, said that certification for such a visa is the “basic minimum protection” that federal investigators can grant to the detainees who are willing to cooperate with their probe.
CONGRESSIONAL DEMS SAY WOMEN IN ICE CUSTODY WHO BLEW WHISTLE ON GYNECOLOGIST SHOULD BE ABLE TO APPLY FOR SPECIAL VISASTEO ARMUSNOVEMBER 19, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Asked about the probe, James, the attorney general of New York, said she could not comment on the probe because it is ongoing.
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Police errors were rampant from the start, despite promises of a thorough probe, with the crime scene left initially unsecured and key figures not questioned for weeks.
THE DEATH OF A JOURNALIST — AND A FREE PRESS — IN MOZAMBIQUEEROMO EGBEJULENOVEMBER 12, 2020OZY
Hopkins was escorted out of his workplace on Monday afternoon and told not to return until the investigation was completed, according to one of the officials familiar with the probe.
POSTAL WORKER RECANTED ALLEGATIONS OF BALLOT TAMPERING, OFFICIALS SAYSHAWN BOBURG, JACOB BOGAGENOVEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Baca is now in federal prison after a jury found he oversaw a plan to interfere with the federal probe into inmate abuses in the county jail system and later lied to prosecutors about his role.
NEW COUNTY BOARD AND SHERIFF COULD BE HEADED FOR A STANDOFFMAYA SRIKRISHNANNOVEMBER 11, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Then Horowitz slips a small probe down their throat toward the stomach.
WHEN PHYSICIANS AND VETERINARIANS TEAM UP, ALL SPECIES BENEFITLIZ DEVITTNOVEMBER 5, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
As with New Horizons, interstellar probes are likely going to have to track their own targets.
WE NEVER KNOW EXACTLY WHERE WE’RE GOING IN OUTER SPACE - ISSUE 92: FRONTIERSCALEB SCHARFNOVEMBER 4, 2020NAUTILUS
“I don’t understand why we need all of this,” George said Tuesday as she joined the family’s calls to remove officers from the police force if an internal probe finds them at fault.
POLICE MAY HAVE PURSUED MOPED BEFORE FATAL CRASH, OFFICIALS SAYPETER HERMANN, JUSTIN JOUVENAL, CLARENCE WILLIAMSOCTOBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Travis Kalanick got dumped by Uber amid myriad legal probes.
FAILING ISN’T A CAREER KILLER IN SILICON VALLEYAARON PRESSMANOCTOBER 26, 2020FORTUNE
That probe is lightweight and displays images on a mobile app.
SURVIVING MARS MISSIONS WILL TAKE PLANNING AND LOTS OF INNOVATIONMARIA TEMMINGOCTOBER 22, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
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WORDS RELATED TO PROBING

  • contemplating
  • contemplative
  • deliberative
  • excogitative
  • meditative
  • probing
  • reasoning
  • reflective
  • ruminative
  • thinking
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