scrutinize

(redirected from scrutinizers)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal.

scru·ti·nize

 (skro͞ot′n-īz′)
tr.v. scru·ti·nized, scru·ti·niz·ing, scru·ti·niz·es
To examine or observe with great care; inspect critically.

scru′ti·niz′er n.
scru′ti·niz′ing·ly adv.

scrutinize

(ˈskruːtɪˌnaɪz) or

scrutinise

vb
(tr) to examine carefully or in minute detail
ˈscrutiˌnizer, ˈscrutiˌniser n

scru•ti•nize

(ˈskrut nˌaɪz)

v. -nized, -niz•ing. v.t.
1. to examine minutely.
v.i.
2. to conduct a scrutiny.
[1665–75]
scru`ti•ni•za′tion, n.
scru′ti•niz`er, n.
scru′ti•niz`ing•ly, adv.

scrutinize


Past participle: scrutinized
Gerund: scrutinizing

Imperative
scrutinize
scrutinize
Present
I scrutinize
you scrutinize
he/she/it scrutinizes
we scrutinize
you scrutinize
they scrutinize
Preterite
I scrutinized
you scrutinized
he/she/it scrutinized
we scrutinized
you scrutinized
they scrutinized
Present Continuous
I am scrutinizing
you are scrutinizing
he/she/it is scrutinizing
we are scrutinizing
you are scrutinizing
they are scrutinizing
Present Perfect
I have scrutinized
you have scrutinized
he/she/it has scrutinized
we have scrutinized
you have scrutinized
they have scrutinized
Past Continuous
I was scrutinizing
you were scrutinizing
he/she/it was scrutinizing
we were scrutinizing
you were scrutinizing
they were scrutinizing
Past Perfect
I had scrutinized
you had scrutinized
he/she/it had scrutinized
we had scrutinized
you had scrutinized
they had scrutinized
Future
I will scrutinize
you will scrutinize
he/she/it will scrutinize
we will scrutinize
you will scrutinize
they will scrutinize
Future Perfect
I will have scrutinized
you will have scrutinized
he/she/it will have scrutinized
we will have scrutinized
you will have scrutinized
they will have scrutinized
Future Continuous
I will be scrutinizing
you will be scrutinizing
he/she/it will be scrutinizing
we will be scrutinizing
you will be scrutinizing
they will be scrutinizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been scrutinizing
you have been scrutinizing
he/she/it has been scrutinizing
we have been scrutinizing
you have been scrutinizing
they have been scrutinizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been scrutinizing
you will have been scrutinizing
he/she/it will have been scrutinizing
we will have been scrutinizing
you will have been scrutinizing
they will have been scrutinizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been scrutinizing
you had been scrutinizing
he/she/it had been scrutinizing
we had been scrutinizing
you had been scrutinizing
they had been scrutinizing
Conditional
I would scrutinize
you would scrutinize
he/she/it would scrutinize
we would scrutinize
you would scrutinize
they would scrutinize
Past Conditional
I would have scrutinized
you would have scrutinized
he/she/it would have scrutinized
we would have scrutinized
you would have scrutinized
they would have scrutinized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.scrutinize - to look at critically or searchingly, or in minute detail; "he scrutinized his likeness in the mirror"
examine, see - observe, check out, and look over carefully or inspect; "The customs agent examined the baggage"; "I must see your passport before you can enter the country"
2.scrutinize - examine carefully for accuracy with the intent of verification; "audit accounts and tax returns"
analyse, analyze, examine, study, canvass, canvas - consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning; "analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare"; "analyze the evidence in a criminal trial"; "analyze your real motives"

scrutinize

scrutinize

verb
1. To look at carefully or critically:
Informal: case.
Idiom: give a going-over.
2. To look at or on attentively or carefully:
Translations
zkoumat
granske
lorgnettierenmustern
rannsaka vandlega
dikkatle incelemek

scrutinize

[ˈskruːtɪnaɪz] VT [+ work etc] → escudriñar; [+ votes] → efectuar el escrutinio de

scrutinize

[ˈskruːtɪnaɪz] scrutinise (British) vtscruter, examiner minutieusement

scrutinize

vt (= examine)(genau) untersuchen; (= check)genau prüfen; (= stare at)prüfend ansehen, mustern; to scrutinize something for somethingetw auf etw (acc)untersuchen or prüfen

scrutinize

[ˈskruːtɪˌnaɪz] vt (work) → esaminare accuratamente; (person's face) → scrutare; (votes) → scrutinare

scrutiny

(ˈskruːtəni) noun
careful, detailed examination or inspection. Famous people live their lives under continuous public scrutiny.
ˈscrutinize, ˈscrutinise verb
to examine carefully. He scrutinized the coin with a magnifying-glass.
References in periodicals archive ?
Somewhat incredibly, these papers performed the function of scrutinizers, writing about corruption and incompetency in government departments.
(98) Top officials are particularly likely to want to avoid direct responsibility for outcomes that risk media firestorms (such as the re-offense of a convicted sex offender); they would prefer to set themselves up as "global resource allocators and after-the-fact scrutinizers" rather than direct decisionmakers.
Registers have been certified and scrutinizers have been appointed for the process of Candidates' Nomination to take place Friday, October 6 -- Nomination Day.
Choraria scrutinized the remote e-voting and ballot voting process and submitted the Scrutinizers Report stating that all the Resolutions, as contained in the Notice of AGM, were passed by the Members as Ordinary Resolution, and the results were submitted to the Stock Exchanges, Depositories and have been uploaded on the website of the Company.
Some CrossFit enthusiasts allege that scrutinizers of its practices are not "tough enough" to handle the workouts, or that they are simply "haters." Neither allegation is true for me.
The women acted as election scrutinizers for men's local (Local 136, Port Colborne) (McDonald, 1953e).