A person privately hired to do investigative or detective work.
One, especially a detective, who investigates.
Ammunition that traces its own course in the air with a trail of smoke or fire, so as to facilitate adjustment of the aim
A sneaker or rubber overshoe.
(Slang) A police officer or detective.
(Slang) A policeman
A person, esp. a trainer, who assists weight lifters, gymnasts, etc. in their training, as to prevent injury
A member of a police force, especially a detective, who wears civilian clothes on duty.
Find another word for detective. In this page you can discover 28 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for detective, like: dick, private-investigator, investigator, sleuth, sherlock, tracer, interpellator, gumshoe, private eye, private-detective and police-detective.