Associations to the word «Scrutinize»


SCRUTINIZE, verb. (transitive) To examine something with great care.
SCRUTINIZE, verb. (transitive) To audit accounts etc in order to verify them.

Dictionary definition

SCRUTINIZE, verb. To look at critically or searchingly, or in minute detail; "he scrutinized his likeness in the mirror".
SCRUTINIZE, verb. Examine carefully for accuracy with the intent of verification; "audit accounts and tax returns".

Wise words

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