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private detective

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  • nounprivate investigator
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Synonyms for private detective

noun private investigator
  • detective
  • gumshoe
  • private eye
  • sleuth
  • PI
  • Sherlock Holmes
  • beagle
  • dick
  • eye
  • flatfoot
  • inquiry agent
  • inspector
  • investigator
  • operative
  • private dick
  • skip tracer
  • sleuthhound
  • spotter
  • tec

More words related to private detective

inquirer

noun. questioner

investigator

noun. person who checks thoroughly

sleuth

noun. detective
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