Definition of 'scrutiny'
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Next week the laws will be under scrutiny again. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This close scrutiny is a great deal more pleasurable than it might sound. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This was at a time when police performance was under considerable government scrutiny. Times, Sunday Times (2015)She is slowly becoming accustomed to the public scrutiny. Times, Sunday Times (2012)International regulators are to increase their scrutiny of derivatives trading. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Now he appears to be the subject of close scrutiny from insurers. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But his war record has undergone little scrutiny. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Other banks are expected to come under increased regulatory scrutiny in coming months. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It takes courage to open yourself up to scrutiny again. Times, Sunday Times (2014)And so the third issue of concern is scrutiny of government action. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Many beliefs seem strange when under public scrutiny. The Sun (2010)Damascus is nervous that this would put its troops under increased scrutiny. Times, Sunday Times (2012)For this reason it is a claim that deserves closer scrutiny. Human Resource Management in Government (1995)Many partnership structures will now come under scrutiny. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The focus will now turn to the summer athletes and the pressures of performing under intense national scrutiny. Times, Sunday Times (2010) The scrutiny was on us in a big game against a tough side but we came through it very well. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It was a move sure to receive minute scrutiny in Brussels. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It has insisted that any changes would have to undergo politicians' scrutiny before they became law. Times, Sunday Times (2015)After five days of intense scrutiny, he did not care a jot. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There will be no dividends this year, and future payouts will be subject to government scrutiny. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'scrutiny'
British English: scrutiny NOUN
If a person or thing is under scrutiny, they are being studied or observed very carefully.
His private life came under media scrutiny.
Definition of scrutiny from the Collins English Dictionary
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