scrutinize


scrutinize

verb

Definition of SCRUTINIZE

to look over closely (as for judging quality or condition) <the project's time constraints make it impossible for the programmers to scrutinize every line of code, so some bugs should be expected>
Near Antonyms skim; glance (at or over); miss, overlook

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