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scrutiny
used in BoneMan's Daughters

4 uses
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Definition
careful examination of something
  • There would be more than enough scrutiny to go around if the folder on the chief's desk contained the truth.
    Chapter 4 (7% in)
  • If the defense attorney's latest filing with the court bore up under judicial scrutiny, Phil Switzer, aka BoneMan, could very well be walking the streets two weeks from now and all eyes would be on the DA who'd put him behind bars.
    Chapter 4 (3% in)
  • He now drove a club car with a club license plate, not enough to escape scrutiny for long, but it would slow them.
    Chapter 20 (34% in)
  • She was never more than a step away from scrutiny in a case that had literally blown up overnight.
    Chapter 34 (12% in)

There are no more uses of "scrutiny" in BoneMan's Daughters.

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