Detective synonyms

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A person privately hired to do investigative or detective work.
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One, especially a detective, who investigates.
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(Archaic) A sleuth-hound; a bloodhound.
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A detective.
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Ammunition that traces its own course in the air with a trail of smoke or fire, so as to facilitate adjustment of the aim
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A sneaker or rubber overshoe.
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(Rare, dated) A female interrogator.
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A member of a police force, especially a detective, who wears civilian clothes on duty.
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(Slang) A police officer or detective.
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(--- Slang) A police officer.
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(Dated, 19th C) Detective.
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(Computing) The administrator of a channel or network on IRC.
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A policeman
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A person, esp. a trainer, who assists weight lifters, gymnasts, etc. in their training, as to prevent injury
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(Slang) A detective.
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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.