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Meaning of "scrutinous" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SCRUTINOUS

scrutinous  [ˈskruːtɪnəs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SCRUTINOUS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Scrutinous is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES SCRUTINOUS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of scrutinous in the English dictionary

The definition of scrutinous in the dictionary is strict, thorough.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SCRUTINOUS


battiness
ˈbætɪnəs
bittiness
ˈbɪtɪnəs
chitinous
ˈkaɪtɪnəs
cretinous
ˈkrɛtɪnəs
dustiness
ˈdʌstɪnəs
emptiness
ˈɛmptɪnəs
fattiness
ˈfætɪnəs
feistiness
ˈfaɪstɪnəs
frostiness
ˈfrɒstɪnəs
fruitiness
ˈfruːtɪnəs
gelatinous
dʒɪˈlætɪnəs
glutinous
ˈɡluːtɪnəs
grittiness
ˈɡrɪtɪnəs
keratinous
kəˈrætɪnəs
mateyness
ˈmeɪtɪnəs
mountainous
ˈmaʊntɪnəs
mutinous
ˈmjuːtɪnəs
nuttiness
ˈnʌtɪnəs
ricketiness
ˈrɪkɪtɪnəs
velutinous
vəˈluːtɪnəs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SCRUTINOUS

scrupulosity
scrupulous
scrupulously
scrupulousness
scrutability
scrutable
scrutator
scrutineer
scrutinies
scrutinise
scrutiniser
scrutinisingly
scrutinize
scrutinizer
scrutinizingly
scrutinously
scrutiny
scruto
scrutoire
scruze

WORDS THAT END LIKE SCRUTINOUS

aluminous
bituminous
cartilaginous
conterminous
coterminous
heinous
luminous
mucilaginous
mucinous
nous
numinous
oleaginous
ominous
pulchritudinous
resinous
ruinous
spinous
tendinous
vertiginous
villainous
voluminous

Synonyms and antonyms of scrutinous in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «scrutinous» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SCRUTINOUS

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The translations of scrutinous from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «scrutinous» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

scrutinous
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

scrutinous
570 millions of speakers

English

scrutinous
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

scrutinous
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

scrutinous
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

scrutinous
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

scrutinous
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

scrutinous
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

scrutinous
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Teliti
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

scrutinous
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

scrutinous
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

scrutinous
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Scrutinous
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

scrutinous
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

scrutinous
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

तपासात्मक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

scrutinous
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

scrutinous
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

scrutinous
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

scrutinous
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

scrutinous
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

λεπτομερείς εργασίες
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

scrutinous
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

scrutinous
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

scrutinous
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of scrutinous

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SCRUTINOUS»

The term «scrutinous» is used very little and occupies the 186.810 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SCRUTINOUS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about scrutinous

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SCRUTINOUS»

Discover the use of scrutinous in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to scrutinous and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Gender and the Fictions of the Public Sphere, 1690-1755
BEHOLDING ONESELF DELINEATED: THE FEMALE SPECTATOR AND THE SCRUTINOUS GAZE Eschewing Astell's radical refusal of spectacle, Haywood's Female Spectator takes up Addison and Steele's conception of visibility as an ...
Anthony Pollock, 2010
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American Printer and Lithographer
I doubt if the word "scrutinous" (meaning scrutinizing) has any standing, yet in a very good story I was obliged to pass the sentence : "The man was studying her with scrutinous attention." It is so nearly "in form," and so many derivatives are ...
‎1916
3
The Routledge Anthology of Renaissance Drama
Love has an intellect that runs through all The scrutinous sciences, and, like a cunning poet, Catches a quantity of every knowledge, Yet brings all home into one mystery, Into one secret, that he proceeds in. ISABELLA Y'are a parlous fool.
Simon Barker, Hilary Hinds, 2003
4
Five Plays
ANTONIO: O 'tis not strange: Love has an intellect that runs through all The scrutinous sciences, and like A cunning poet, catches a quantity Of every knowledge, yet brings all home Into one mystery, into one secret That he proceeds in.
Thomas Middleton, Bryan Loughrey, Neil Taylor, 1988
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The Changeling
Ant. O, 'tis not strange: Love has an intellect that runs through all The scrutinous sciences; and, like A cunning poet, catches a quantity Of every knowledge, yet brings all home Into one mystery, into one secret That he proceeds in. Isa. Y'are a  ...
Thomas Middleton, William Rowley, Matthew W. Black, 2011
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Traes
“Of course, Mr. Cheney, we will continue to conduct a thorough, complete, extensive and scrutinous search of the surrounding grounds again and again,” Sit said, slowing Mike's racing mind to second gear. “Scrutinous?” Mike inquired, raising ...
Casey Czichas, 2012
7
Selected Literary Essays
Middleton in his Changeling writes: Love has an intellect that runs through all The scrutinous sciences, and, like a cunning poet, Catches a quantity of every knowledge, Yet brings all home into one mystery.* This may be taken simply as a  ...
C. S. Lewis, Walter Hooper, 1979
8
Walker's Pronouncing Dictionary ... of the English Language ...
I nqui rer, searcher, examiner. Scrutinous, skrSî'tin 3s, a. Captious, ful) inquiries. Scrutiny, skraPté-ni, s. Inquiry, search, examination. To Scrutinize, skrSa'tîn-lie, v. a. To search, to examine. Scrotoirb, skrfô-t&re', *. A case of drawers for writing*.
John Walker, 1831
9
The Aguero Sisters
His first day on the platform, perspiring with nervousness and encircled by cigar My father liked to boast that he'd arrived ''In a village of La Mancha the name of which. smoke and the scrutinous eyes of a hundred workers, he began to read: he ...
Cristina García, 2011
10
Parable and Politics in Early Islamic History: The Rashidun ...
or imām, becoming instead a scrutinous tax collector (jubāt, pl.) who is keen on imperial interests more than those of the average community. The theme at work here is universal, spanning Islamic as well as Christian history, and it resonates in ...
Tayeb El-Hibri, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SCRUTINOUS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term scrutinous is used in the context of the following news items.
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Why Jeison Murillo is your new favourite Inter player
It seem that Murillo wants to be a fan favorite from the very beginning - especially knowing how scrutinous Inter's fan base is - and he is trying to do all he can in ... «Inter Offside, Jul 15»
2
LETTER: Stop mass incarceration of drug users
They're certainly not in need of scrutinous court programs that almost always result in failure. Addicts are people too, not simply degenerate criminals. I believe ... «Cherry Hill Courier Post, Jul 15»
3
Not Even Bungie Thinks They've Done a Good Job With Destiny
Though it's not just gamers who are disappointed in Destiny, Bungie also looks at the game with a scrutinous eye. In a recent interview, Bungie's Luke Smith ... «Attack of the Fanboy, Jul 15»
4
'Aquarius' Season 2 Spoilers From Chance Kelly Tease Even More …
“I think people will start to pay closer attention to the historical details and be a little more scrutinous of, 'Oh, that didn't happen,' or 'That did happen,'” the actor ... «Bustle, Jul 15»
5
The 15-step guide to nailing any job interview
You've made it past the résumé robots and the scrutinous eyes of the recruiter to land an in-person interview. This is your chance — perhaps your one shot — to ... «Business Insider Australia, Jun 15»
6
Liverpool backroom changes a surprise, says Steven Gerrard
Brendan Rodgers has been told his job is safe after scrutinous end-of-season talks, but assistant manager Colin Pascoe and first-team coach Mike Marsh have ... «VAVEL.com, Jun 15»
7
HP's Tsinghua link-up lights the way for foreign companies looking …
Furthermore, for those that are concerned that China's increasingly scrutinous competition regulators may be pursuing somewhat protectionist objectives, there ... «IAM, May 15»
8
Introduction to the love in the age of technology feature
However, it's those traits that make phenomena more deserving of a scrutinous eye. The occasion marks an opportunity to spark a discussion about modern ... «The Manitoban, Feb 15»
9
Operation hammerhead security measures may cause delays for …
A large police presence and more scrutinous security procedures are set to be in place across the Olympic Park precinct for the rugby league decider between ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Oct 14»
10
Transplanting interneurons: Getting the right mix
Scrutinous cell accounting has shown that after transplantation, the total number of interneurons within the host tissue greatly exceeds the nominal amount ... «Medical Xpress, Apr 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Scrutinous [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/scrutinous>. Jun 2019 ».
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