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1. scrutinise, scrutinize, size up, take stock

to look at critically or searchingly, or in minute detail

Example Sentences:
'he scrutinized his likeness in the mirror'

2. audit, inspect, scrutinise, scrutinize

examine carefully for accuracy with the intent of verification

Example Sentences:
'audit accounts and tax returns'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of scrutinise
to examine carefully or in minute detail

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verb transitiveWord forms: ˈscrutiˌnized or ˈscrutiˌnizing
to look at very carefully; examine closely; inspect minutely

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