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scrutiny
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • Father Zossima scrutinized them both in silence.
  • He would hold a piece on his fork to the light, scrutinize it microscopically, and only after long deliberation decide to put it in his mouth.
  • He was busily engaged with the prosecutor in examining the coat, the trousers, the waistcoat and the cap; and it was evident that they were both much interested in the scrutiny.
  • ’Well, will you take it or not, are you so lost to shame?’ was the dumb question in her scrutinizing eyes.

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  • She scrutinized her reflection in the mirror.
  • The senator asked the agency to scrutinize the proposed legislation and report back to her with their findings.

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