Too aware of his scrutiny, she cleared her throat and pretended to read the iPad.
His scrutiny came back to her face and he smiled.
She checked her weapons with scrutiny that would've made her father proud and dressed in dark clothing loose enough for her to fight.
It follows that a careful scrutiny of the very idea of classes and relations is required.
No part of a text can be considered exempt from this scrutiny, though for a very large part of it it may be dispensed with.
Overly aware of his intent scrutiny, Jessi tried to act normal as she pulled a paring knife free from the block of sleek knives and sliced through the lemon.
He felt the weight of that resolute and affectionate scrutiny and glanced at her occasionally.
Her face grew hot under his scrutiny, and she was grateful for the face paint covering her blush.
O'Neill observed that scrutiny of government had become so intense that officials never could have gotten away with that—and he was writing in the late 1980s.
He braved her scrutiny with a small twinkle in his eye and a smile playing at the corners of his mouth.
Beginning at his dusty oxfords and indigo blue jeans, her scrutiny continued up to a neatly tucked in worn white cotton shirt with the sleeves rolled up to mid arm.
She assessed him again and shifted under his scrutiny before looking away.
It wasn't the same type of scrutiny as Talon's feral, maniacal look.
In its modern form the doctrine is far too general to be serviceable without the closest scrutiny of all the facts relating to the particular case to which it is applied.
Fred O'Connor had arranged the affair and Dean had reluctantly agreed to subject himself to the scrutiny of the cream of the town's lady folk.
Every item of the evidence was naturally subjected to the closest scrutiny, but at last the conservatives were forced reluctantly to confess themselves beaten.
I mention FactCheck and Snopes as two examples of the many enterprises on the Internet that subject every government utterance to scrutiny in something approximating real time.
About the year 300, those desirous of being baptized were (a) admitted to the catechumenate, giving in their names to the bishop. (b) They were subjected to a scrutiny and prepared, as to-day in the western churches the young are prepared for confirmation.
I set about showing Molly some of our Econ Scrutiny simple chores and she was immediately interested.
A closer scrutiny of the writers of all ages who preceded Charles Darwin, and, in particular, the light thrown back from Darwin on the earlier writings of Herbert Spencer, have made plain that without Darwin the world by this time might have come to a.
The evidence of airaf Eupi p.fva is always to be received with caution and strict scrutiny; no hard and fast rule must be set up to judge the language of a man like Paul.
Moreover, the substance of Shaftesbury's main argument was adopted by Butler, though it could not pass the scrutiny of that powerful and cautious intellect without receiving important modifications and additions.
Their figures were subjected to a severe scrutiny, and the law was laid down on all points in which the interests of the sheriff and the king, or the sheriff and the taxpayer, came into conflict.
"I can close down Econ Scrutiny, Inc. from my end after you've informed the others," he said.
On the completion of his seventeenth year the Athenian youth attained his civil majority, and, provided he belonged to the first three property classes and passed the scrutiny (SoKLµav(a) as to age,.
The days of scrutiny varied at different periods from three to seven.
As in the political world the states gained first the undisputed control of matters secular, rejecting even the proffered counsel of the Church, and then proceeded to establish their sovereignty over the Church itself, so was it in the empire of the mind, The rights gained for independent research were extended over the realm of religion also; the two indeed cannot remain separate, and man must subordinate knowledge to the authority of religion - or make science supreme, submitting religion to its scrutiny and judging it like other phenomena.
No doubt careful microscopic scrutiny of the minute anatomy of the leaves of plants grown under various conditions would reveal further adaptations of structure to external conditions of climate.
Those whose physique and character were satisfactory, and who had taken care of their horses and equipments, were bidden to lead their horse on (traducere equum), those who failed to pass the scrutiny were ordered to sell it, in token of their expulsion from the corps.
It was at first announced that he had been returned by two votes; but a scrutiny eventually seated his Conservative opponent, who became afterwards Mr. Justice Ridley.
The seeming anomaly of classifying as a single branch of science all that we know in a field so wide, while subdividing our knowledge of things on our own planet into an indefinite number of separate sciences, finds its explanation in the impossibility of subjecting the matter of the heavens to that experimental scrutiny which yields such rich results when applied to matter which we can handle at will.
No biological generalization rests on a wider series of observations, or has been subjected to a more critical scrutiny than that every living organism has come into existence from a living portion or portions of a pre-existing organism.
" I am the life," not " I teach the life," " I am the truth," not merely " I teach the truth," are not additions of Johannine theology but the central aspect of the presentation of Christ as the good physician, healer of souls and bodies, which the most rigid scrutiny of the Synoptic Gospels leaves as the residuum of accepted fact about Jesus of Nazareth.
Scrutiny is also a term applied to a method of electing a pope in the Roman Catholic church, in contradistinction to two other methods, acclamation and accession.
inserted between the scales or into the pome, but on opening the mouth still more widely, the lateral motion of the mandible is once more brought to bear with great force to wrench aside the portion of the fruit attacked, and then the action of the tongue completes the operation, which is so rapidly performed as to defy scrutiny, except on very close inspection.
All bills passed by the legislature were subjected to the governor's laborious personal scrutiny, and the veto power was used without fear or favour.
The text of Hosea may be in a much worse condition, but a keen scrutiny discloses many an uncertainty, not to say impossibility, in the traditional form of Amos.
From about the beginning of the 12th century, when it became usual to baptize infants soon after their birth instead of at stated times (Easter and Pentecost), the ceremony of scrutiny was incorporated with that of the actual baptism.
The most searching scrutiny of his private life only increases the respect due to the memory of Grattan as a statesman and the greatest of Irish orators.
Previous legislative sanction for both expenditure and receipts in all their particular forms is absolutely necessary; so is thorough scrutiny of the actual application of the funds provided.
National budgets are to be discriminated (r) as budgets passing under parliamentary scrutiny and debate from year to year, and (2) budgets emitted on executive authority.
Moreover, heresies are not to be confounded with tentative and faulty hypotheses broached in a period prior to the scrutiny of a topic of Christian doctrine, and before that scrutiny has led the general mind to an assured conclusion.
I performed all the infrequent and minimal tasks of Econ Scrutiny and handled any direct contact with Daniel Brennan.
His gaze was calm and intense, and she flushed beneath his scrutiny.
"Do you like the forest?" she asked, suddenly nervous under his scrutiny.
Her face warmed and reddened beneath the scrutiny.
None of these alliances has borne close scrutiny.
boards of examiners should have information on the scrutiny given to the marking for each assessment.
come under very close scrutiny.
Further scrutiny of the records of six of the most frequent runaways gave a terrifying insight of the dangers they faced.
scrutiny of bills for the first time to improve the quality of legislation.
When you homeschool, you may be under scrutiny from your family, friends and community.
As it often happens, after much intense pressure and scrutiny, Jessica Simpson's marriage to fellow singer Nick Lachey ended.
Where you live will have a considerable impact on whether your relationship experiences public scrutiny.
A minute scrutiny of his papers, lasting nearly six weeks, revealed nothing treasonable; but it provided the enemies of the fallen statesman with a deadly weapon against him in the shape of an entry in his private diary, in which he had imprudently noted that on one occasion Christian V.
Causes relating to a Scrutiny (SoKtMavia); especially the Scrutiny, by the Senate, of Officials Designate.
Such a body can be made known to us only when in the neighbourhood of an incandescent body; and even then, unless its mass or its dimensions are considerable, it will evade all the scrutiny of our science.
- No evidence of life on the moon has ever been brought out by the minutest telescopic scrutiny, nor does life seem possible in the absence of air and water.
The lists are conclusive of the right to vote at an election, although on election petition involving a scrutiny the vote of a person disqualified by law may be struck off, notwithstanding the inclusion of his name in a list of voters.
s On the other hand, it is clear that both poems were in Virgil's Theocritus, and that they passed the scrutiny of the editor who formed the short collection of Theocritean Bucolics.
A new epoch of investigation was inaugurated by John Forster, who began a new scrutiny of the accumulated material and published his first volume in 1875.
He was returned to the House of Commons in that year for the Irish borough of Carlow, and became a devoted admirer and adherent of Mr Gladstone; but he was practically a silent member, and his parliamentary career came to an end after the general election of 1865, when, having headed the poll for Bridgnorth, he was unseated on a scrutiny; he contested Bridgnorth again in 1868, but without success.
But, nevertheless, the new light thrown upon the unity of the self and the more careful and accurate scrutiny made by recent psychologists of the phenomena of decision have rendered it no longer possible either for determinists to deny the fact of choice (whatever be their theory as to its nature) or for libertarians to regard the self or the will as isolated from and unaffected by other mental constituents and antecedents, and hence, by an appeal to wholly fictitious entities, to prove the truth of freedom.
Are you going to insist that Howie admit to her what we're doing at Econ Scrutiny all day; not just counting sheep births and soy bean crops?
It is only by the most careful scrutiny, or the exercise of the most piercing insight, that the imperfectly spelled Egyptian has been made to yield up one grammatical secret after another in the light brought to bear upon it from Coptic. Demotic grammar ought soon to be thoroughly comprehensible in its forms, and the study of Late Egyptian should not stand far behind that of demotic. On the other hand, Middle Egyptian, and still mote Old Egyptian, which is separated from Middle Egyptian by a wide gap, will perhaps always be to us little more than consonantal skeletons, the flesh and blood of their vocalization being for the most part irretrievably lost.
Though I wouldn't have believed it two weeks ago, peace of sorts prevails at Econ Scrutiny and with the lives of its employees.
His gaze returned to Sofia, and she crossed her arms under his scrutiny.
"Worry not, gentle lady," he said, aware of her scrutiny.
Jackson felt uncomfortable under both women's scrutiny.
Everything he did and said during this endeavor would be under scrutiny.
died (7th February 1878) Cardinal Pecci was elected pope at the subsequent conclave with comparative unanimity, obtaining at the third scrutiny (loth February) forty-four out of sixty-one votes, or more than the requisite two-thirds majority.
The former, if it existed at all, could be found only in the more depressed portions; and even here it would evaporate under the influence of the sun's rays, forming a vapour which, if it existed in considerable quantity, would in some way make itself known to our scrutiny.
A company, Econ Scrutiny, Inc. was established via a Chicago law firm.
Econ Scrutiny, Inc., our ersatz employer, proved to be rather interesting.
I gave my stock rundown of Econ Scrutiny, Inc.
As for Econ Scrutiny, we're doing nothing remotely illegal and have the blessing of your so-called big names.
"I think I'll go see Bianca's horse," she said, more interested in the animal than being under the intent scrutiny of the Guardians.
Coverage of the scrutiny process is central to our parliamentary democracy.
But they deserve close scrutiny, not uncritical acceptance - if only to find out who would gain, and who would not.
actionable recommendations made by the Scrutiny Panel to the Housing Strategy Private Sector Action Plan.
apprehensive at the prospect of the close intellectual scrutiny which the tutorial involves.
careful scrutiny by Mr Walker, Head of Lower school and an expert on medieval castle maudlin.
Under scrutiny and with retribution a certainty, indirect expression became circuitous.
scrutiny committees have often been dominated by ruling party chairs.
They were subjected to unprecedented press scrutiny which included criticism of their later role as symbols of 1960s youth counterculture.
cut diamond inside a ring, suggesting scrutiny of gems by magnification under the lens.
It appears they would rather the matter quietly disappeared in case the bank's questionable dealings with Enron are put under further scrutiny.
Of what nature were the conclusions deduced from this scrutiny?
The MPA understands the need for scrutiny by the competition directorate.
But our daily doings should be available for public scrutiny.
Considered at meeting of 6 November, retained under scrutiny awaiting the supplementary ember, retained under scrutiny awaiting the supplementary em.
exists in an academic vacuum, safe from the scrutiny of the outside world.
Parliamentary scrutiny of military expenditure created no greater degree of unanimity then than it does now.
fisherysheries management, however, part of the scrutiny process is to refer the matter to the Rural Affairs Committee.
Karen however is slightly frosty toward him, worried about the scrutiny their relationship came under during HelenÃ¢s investigation.
gatS negotiations are taking place in secret with no proper public consultation or parliamentary scrutiny.
historic county town of Lewes will be coming under 21st century scrutiny over the next few weeks.
The most frenzied scrutiny failed to disclose any eldritch tentacles writhing from the graves, nor even a consolatory puddle of blasphemous ichor.
It appears impressive at first, but on closer scrutiny is seen to be radical more for style than for substance.
intense scrutiny of the Word of God.
intervenean>intervening period has come under much less scrutiny.
The Turkish sailor's luggage (which didn't seem to contain a wrestler's jockstrap) came next under scrutiny.
Such scrutiny is crucial to the democratic legitimacy of the Human Rights Act 1998.
letterheads produced on a laser printer were never going to stand up to serious scrutiny were they?
Because, they know that their scientific malapropisms will not stand scrutiny.
obfuscate to keep scrutiny at bay is no longer an option.
In fact, every level of judicial office for which I am responsible has been subject to change or scrutiny during 2002-2003.
ontic anxiety from scrutiny.
even overt research, where the participants are fully aware of the researcher's aims, can be held up to ethical scrutiny.
panoptic society of universal scrutiny of citizens.
partyan>Ruling parties should not dominate the scrutiny of their own executive.
Some examples were given of how corporate involvement may distort professional perceptions of independent scrutiny.
proper scrutiny of the issues that really matter to people.
Items with a known provenance excluding them from further scrutiny.
The scrutiny therefore recommends that consideration is given to widening the remit of Operation Trident to include gun crimes on all minority ethnic communities.
This argument certainly resonates with some of your respondents, and with many in the country, but it doesn't withstand scrutiny.
reviewers ' scrutiny of a range of students ' work confirm that assessment processes are rigorous and fair.
Bring them out into the light and we'll see whose truth withstands scrutiny.
Bearing in mind what this research has tried to show, the idea of ' tradition ' deserves closer scrutiny.
At the moment the drug has not undergone any independent scrutiny.
Guy from galloping action that would escaped scrutiny worded dramatization please.
Our ethical concepts must survive the scrutiny of our best ethical thinking - thus the reflection required for confidence is immanent in ethical thought.
So the issue might not be worth pursuing, tho some observations from prospect theory may merit scrutiny.
The pre-legislative scrutiny should tease out the key issues.
I turn, first, to the level of parliamentary scrutiny.
All the product of intense scrutiny of the Word of God.
All ideas are subjected to the same rigorous scrutiny.
The role of the regulatory agency should also come under careful scrutiny.
From the Human Rights Act to Hutton to the new supreme court, we are seeing growing judicial scrutiny of the government.
scrutiny panels at the County Council.
The Deputy Chairperson: We will now carry out a detailed clause-by-clause scrutiny of the Bill.
External examiners ' reports and the reviewers ' scrutiny of a range of students ' work confirm that assessment processes are rigorous and fair.
scrutiny of legislation was touched on by the hon.
scrutiny by the assessors, in the context of competing claims on available funding.
short circuitbers in the Ministry were busy helping their mates into a back door route to short-circuit the scrutiny process.
I am currently opposition spokesperson on the Lifelong Learning Scrutiny Committee.
The ' heritage movement ' has not escaped scrutiny, and museums have come in for particularly trenchant criticism.
With this kind of prurient scrutiny, female entrepreneurs are understandably wary of becoming too public.
Improved means of communication have enabled many acute observers to apply the test of scrutiny on the spot to theories and conclusions mainly based on literary evidence; five foreign schools of archaeology, directed by eminent scholars, lend valuable aid to students of all nationalities, and lectures are frequently delivered in the museums and on the more interesting and important sites.
(See Conclave.) In the law of elections, scrutiny is the careful examination of votes cast after the unsuccessful candidate has lodged a petition claiming the seat, and alleging that he has the majority of legal votes.
A glimpse Beginnings of the Polish here and there of the political development of the Constitu- country is the utmost that the most diligent scrutiny tion.
Failure to pass the scrutiny involved a certain loss of civic rights (e.g.
Christianity takes Judaism (see Hebrew Religion) for granted - rejects it in part as a merely preparatory stage, in part reinterprets it, and does not submit what it accepts to rigorous scrutiny.
The discovery by improved optical means, and especially by photography, of new bodies of our system so small that they evaded all scrutiny in former times, is still going on, but does not at present promise any important generalization, unless we regard as such the conclusion that our solar system is a more complex organism than was formerly supposed.
Everything is up for scrutiny.
Kozlovski scanned the ranks resolutely and included Rostov in his scrutiny.
Far less scrutiny, however, has been paid to an equally fundamental strategic quandary created by the switch from sail to steam.
This argument certainly resonates with some of your respondents, and with many in the country, but it does n't withstand scrutiny.
We have five scrutiny panels at the County Council.
This support will include a one off payment of £ 2.25million to help local authorities in their new health scrutiny role.
The scrutiny of legislation was touched on by the hon.
The Government has encouraged the draft scrutiny of bills for the first time to improve the quality of legislation.
All applications receive careful scrutiny by the assessors, in the context of competing claims on available funding.
The Scrutiny and Policy Development process involves a wide range of public, private and voluntary sector partners.
All takes place under the scrutiny of old Miss Loach, the self-appointed guardian of village morals.
Stealth bombers in the Ministry were busy helping their mates into a back door route to short-circuit the scrutiny process.
The arguments in his statement do n't seem to me to withstand scrutiny.
One of the many great things about investing in rare coins is that they are a private investment, one kept mostly free from government scrutiny.
With the increasing scrutiny of dependence on fossil fuels, many advocates for alternative energy sources may wonder, "Is nuclear energy renewable?"
Many of the benefits of acai are still under scrutiny.
The longer an herb has a history of use, study and scrutiny, the better its chances of being effective.
Whatever decision is made, the teen will no doubt find themselves under scrutiny, as either decision will always be controversial to someone, somewhere.
Low self-esteem, coupled with the constant scrutiny that models face is enough to drive some teen girls into an eating disorder such as anorexia or bulimia.
You may have to face scrutiny from friends and family who don't think it's proper for you to make your own wedding cake.
Former Miss California and Miss U.S.A. contender Carrie Prejean came under scrutiny in 2009 when suggestive photos of her were posted online.
Paintings from the Renaissance artist Leonardo Da Vinci have come under recent scrutiny through the popularity of the novel The DaVinci Code, which speculates that the art contains hidden messages about Christianity.
Tyra Banks, who conceived the hit show America's Next Top Model, a well as her own talk show, has been the subject of media scrutiny for her weight gain.
But this doesn't just go for celebrities -- television personalities and models also are under public scrutiny because of their looks, and therefore turn to various treatments with high price tags.
Aniston's much publicized break-up with then husband Brad Pitt, was already a source of media and tabloid scrutiny.
Her relationship with Armstrong received the most scrutiny in the press because their split after a two and a half year courtship was completely unexpected.
Many celebs have faced scrutiny and downright mocking when they've gained a few pounds.
Cruise has come under scrutiny for his devotion to Scientology, a controversial religion that attracts numerous Hollywood stars.
In 2002, Martha Stewart came under scrutiny for a 2001 stock sale for which she received nonpublic information before it occurred.
While the movie Mr. and Mrs. Smith was never a huge hit with film goers, the love scenes in the movie came under close scrutiny when it was alleged that the stars had fallen in love.
Naturally, choosing a gift for an adult requires less intense scrutiny, though no less care in selection.
This is a small example of the way information can be manipulated to suggest a truth, trend, or idea that doesn't hold up under close scrutiny.
A close scrutiny of what these products have to offer can help you decide if they are right for you.
While the term may signify healthier living quarters, it is important to note that the U.S. Department of Agriculture puts no restrictions on these terms unlike the scrutiny regarding the use of the word organic on labeling.
Every level and every function was exposed to exacting scrutiny and loving craftsmanship.
In recent years, Nintendo has come under scrutiny from gamers.
Windows Mobile faced scrutiny for the sluggish performance and poor interface.
A physical examination requires careful scrutiny of the wound, with special attention to possible bone, joint, ligament, muscle, tendon, nerve, or blood-vessel damage caused by deep punctures or severe crush injuries.
Despite having millions of dollars at their disposal, pregnant celebs may find it difficult to enjoy their nine-month journey as they find themselves under constant scrutiny.
Other celebrities who have also suffered under this unkind scrutiny include Demi Moore, Jennifer Lopez, and most recently, Jamie Lynn Spears.
Britney Spears has been a pop star since she was a teenager, and while all that fame and fortune has brought her international recognition, it's also brought its fair share of scrutiny and condemnation.
This scrutiny is particularly obvious when it comes to the Britney Spears bikini photos.
From being selected Miss Florida in 1974 to what is perhaps this actress' most famous role as Suzanne Sugarbaker on television's Designing Women, Delta has had to deal with her weight issues under relentless media scrutiny.
Vitamin supplements sold on shelves will not undergo the same scrutiny as these prescription versions.
Fair or not, First Ladies come under intense scrutiny for their fashion choices, well before they make it to the White House.
The sad truth about air ionizers is that this is one appliance that is constantly under scrutiny and the industry only has itself to blame.
This type of grant is different than categorical grants in that it is not made for specific projects and is under less scrutiny from the federal government.
This is perhaps the time to examine their grievances and apply some scrutiny to your life.
A closed club, permission is granted to applicants only after close scrutiny.
At the same time, there are many "cover stories" that can be used as excuses - but they may not hold up under scrutiny.
A safe, secure, and loving relationship between a girl and an older man will likely meet the same scrutiny that a relationship between a girl and an older man who truly enjoys her company and desires a long-term commitment will.
The quality of stones in a necklace is generally lower than those used for engagement rings that receive more scrutiny.
If you can live under his constant scrutiny of perfection, you're well-matched.
Participants in the study may not have had enough involvement in the findings, but some think that they may be subject to scrutiny considering the manner in which there were recruited for the study.
The act is a blueprint for companies to govern their financial activities.As a result of this act, ethical awareness in the workplace has risen as well as scrutiny from governing officials.
It may be clear to see why the pyramid has come under much scrutiny and question since its inception.
This insurance company was a subsidiary of Safeco Insurance and was subject to much scrutiny as well as lawsuits.
She has managed to escape much of the scrutiny and innuendo surrounding her incredibly famous family, especially her brother Michael, while maintaining a close relationship with them.
Despite increased scrutiny from the outside, the late 80s through the mid 90s is considered to be a golden age for rap music.
The show is a competition-based series that pits aspiring head chefs against each other under the direction and scrutiny of Gordon Ramsay.
In the UK version of Big Brother, an English teacher was under scrutiny for appearing naked in a couple of episodes.
Sometimes, however, the only explanation they can think of is a haunting.Ghost Hunters has come under scrutiny from a variety of sources, criticized for a lack of scientific reasoning and examination of the evidence.
However, it wasn't until the couple confirmed the split that the media scrutiny went into overdrive.
Of all the sci-fi genres, cyberpunk is the one that has drawn the most outside media and literary scrutiny.
Fading creams: Once touted as miracle creams for anyone suffering from freckles or dark spots, bleaching fade creams have recently gone under scrutiny for their link to internal organ cancers.
Understandably, some people aren't comfortable with this kind of scrutiny, and a CGI bypass proxy uses the very same technology to put yet another proxy in between the user and the "monitoring" proxy.
SEO practices are coming under more public scrutiny than ever before, including those that focus on specific areas.
I busied myself with the minimal duties of Econ Scrutiny's work.
Even after the establishment of the juvenile justice system toward the end of the nineteenth century, most runaways were regarded as delinquents, and the home situations from which they had fled received little scrutiny.
Just as at the third scrutiny the early catechumen passed a last examination in the Gospels, Creed and Lord's Prayer, so after their year of abstinence the credens receives creed and prayer; the allocution with which the elder "handed on" this prayer is preserved, and of it the Abbe Guiraud remarks that, if it were not in a Cathar ritual, one might believe it to be of Catholic origin.
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