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searching

searching as in diligent and thorough in inquiry or investigation
  • "a probing inquiry"
  • "a searching investigation of their past dealings"

Synonyms

  • inquisitorydiligent and thorough in inquiry or investigation
  • probingdiligent and thorough in inquiry or investigation
searching as in having keenness and forcefulness and penetration in thought, expression, or intellect
  • "searching insights"
  • "trenchant criticism"

Synonyms

  • trenchanthaving keenness and forcefulness and penetration in thought, expression, or intellect; characterized by or full of force and vigor; clearly or sharply defined to the mind
searching as in exploring thoroughly