Definition: a thorough search or examination
Part of Speech: Noun
Synonym(s): inspection, study, review
Antonym(s): glimpse, peek, glance
1. Anyone who wants to tour the White House will endure a great deal of scrutiny before being allowed to enter the president’s home.
2. Since my neighbor is a police officer, he’s naturally suspicious and keeps everyone in the neighborhood under scrutiny.
3. In the expensive store, you'll probably be the focus of the security guard's scrutiny.