Synonyms of scrutinize
examineDictionary • She scrutinized his features.
examine • He examined her passport and stamped it.
study • I invite every citizen to carefully study the document.
inspect • Each hotel is inspected once a year.
research • They research the needs of both employers and staff.
search • Armed troops searched the hospital yesterday.
investigate • Gas officials are investigating the cause of the explosion.
explore • The film explores the relationship between artist and instrument.
probe • The more they probed into his background, the more suspicious they became.
analyse • This book teaches you to analyse causes of stress in your life.
scan • The officer scanned the room.
sift • He has sifted the evidence and summarized it clearly.
dissect • People want to dissect his work.
peruse • She was perusing a copy of Life magazine.
inquire into • Inspectors inquired into the affairs of the company.
go over with a fine-tooth comb
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analyseIf you analyse something, you consider it carefully or use statistical methods in order to fully understand it.
• This book teaches you to analyse causes of stress in your life.
dissectIf someone dissects something such as a theory, a situation, or a piece of writing, they consider and talk about each detail of it.
• People want to dissect his work.
examineIf you examine something, you look at it carefully.
• He examined her passport and stamped it.
Thesaurus for scrutinize from the Collins English Thesaurus