|part of speech:
||scrutinizes, scrutinizing, scrutinized
||to look at closely and carefully, with attention to detail.
The detectives scrutinized every inch of the crime scene.
- examine, look at, scan, study, survey
- similar words:
- analyze, dissect, explore, eye, inspect, investigate, look over, observe, pore over, probe, probe into, scope out, search, view
||behold, censor, check, contemplate, monitor, pry, query, review, scope, scour, test, view, watch
||scrutinizingly (adv.), scrutinization (n.), scrutinizer (n.)