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scrutinizing

see definition of scrutinizing
  • verbexamine closely
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Synonyms for scrutinizing

verb examine closely
  • analyze
  • check
  • check out
  • comb
  • consider
  • dissect
  • explore
  • inspect
  • investigate
  • look over
  • peruse
  • pore over
  • probe
  • scan
  • sift
  • watch
  • weigh
  • candle
  • canvass
  • case
  • contemplate
  • dig
  • eyeball
  • overlook
  • peg
  • penetrate
  • pierce
  • search
  • smoke
  • stare
  • study
  • survey
  • view
  • burn up
  • check over
  • get a load of
  • go over with a fine-tooth comb
  • inquire into
  • perlustrate
  • put under a microscope
  • scope
  • scrutinate
  • take the measure of

Antonyms for scrutinizing

  • forget
  • ignore
  • neglect
  • misunderstand
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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adjective. desiring knowledge, understanding
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  • interfering
  • intrusive
  • investigative
  • meddlesome
  • meddling
  • nosy
  • peeping
  • peering
  • prurient
  • prying
  • puzzled
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  • snoopy
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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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