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scan

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of scan

  1. a close look at or over someone or something in order to judge condition gave the car a good scan to see if it was worth buying Synonyms audit, check, checkup, examination, going-over, look-see, review, inspection, scrutiny, survey, viewRelated Words analysis, assay, close-up, deconstruction, dissection; exploration, investigation, probe, research, study; inquisition, interrogation; once-over, perusal; recheck, reinspection, resurvey; observation, surveillance, watch; checkout, test-drive, trial run


scan

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of scan

  1. to look over closely (as for judging quality or condition) scanned the manuscript carefully for any overlooked errors Synonyms audit, check (out), con, examine, overlook, oversee, review, inspect, scrutinize, survey, viewRelated Words notice, observe, watch; comb, peruse, pore (over); analyze, dissect, parse; delve (into), explore, investigate, plumb, probe, research, study; categorize, classify; pick over; reinspect, rereview, resurveyNear Antonyms skim; glance (at or over); miss, overlook


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