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private eye

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  • nounprivate detective
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Synonyms for private eye

noun private detective
  • private investigator
  • sleuth
  • P.I.
  • agent
  • bird dog
  • bloodhound
  • cop
  • dick
  • peeper
  • snoop
  • tail

More words related to private eye

bird-dog

noun. investigator; scout
  • canvasser
  • detective
  • private eye
  • recruiter
  • scout
  • talent scout

detective

noun. investigator of crime

detectives

noun. investigator of crime

inquirer

noun. questioner

inspector

noun. examiner

investigator

noun. person who checks thoroughly
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