Definition of scrutinize:
size up, investigate, see, awareness, stare, scrutinise, visit, con, regard, inventory, pore over, check over, go over, take stock, oversee, traverse, audit, eye, case, inspect, monitor, study at examine, stock-take, overlook, view.
- "Ways of Nature", John Burroughs.
Commencing now to scrutinize the two hypotheses respecting the genesis of these multitudinous bodies, I may first remark concerning that of Laplace, that he might possibly not have propounded it had he known that instead of four such bodies there are hundreds, if not thousands.- "Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I", Herbert Spencer.
- "Charles O'Malley, The Irish Dragoon, Volume 2 (of 2)", Charles Lever.