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  • as indetective
  • as inprivate investigator
  • as insleuth

synonyms for bloodhound

  • agent
  • informer
  • police officer
  • private eye
  • private investigator
  • prosecutor
  • reporter
  • sleuth
  • spy
  • analyst
  • bull
  • constable
  • cop
  • dick
  • eavesdropper
  • eye
  • fed
  • fink
  • flatfoot
  • gumshoe
  • nark
  • peeper
  • roper
  • scout
  • sergeant
  • shadow
  • shamus
  • shoofly
  • snoop
  • tail
  • P.I.
  • Sherlock Holmes
  • bird dog
  • plainclothes officer
  • slewfoot
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How to use bloodhound in a sentence

Mr. Ducksmith foamed at the corners of the small mouth that disappeared into the bloodhound jowls.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Jimmy says the way his bloodhound had worked it all out made even Jones minimus gasp.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 152, MAY 16, 1917.VARIOUS
Of course Jimmy knew how old Faithful had done it, but then he knew what a really prize bloodhound is capable of.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 152, MAY 16, 1917.VARIOUS
To think that Jimmy's bloodhound had actually made up the War Loan to 15s.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 152, MAY 16, 1917.VARIOUS
Here is a capital story about a bloodhound, taken from the excellent book by Mr. Bingley, to which I have before alluded.
STORIES ABOUT ANIMALS: WITH PICTURES TO MATCHFRANCIS C. WOODWORTH
The robin hears the earthworm burrowing his course under the ground; the bloodhound follows a scent that is two days old.
MARK TWAIN, A BIOGRAPHY, 1835-1910, COMPLETEALBERT BIGELOW PAINE
On they came, and we could see El Zeres riding first, with the bloodhound trotting along by the side of his horse.
OUT ON THE PAMPASG. A. HENTY
At last he turned and brought his fist down on the table so hard that the bloodhound bayed.
THE INCENDIARYW. A. (WILLIAM AUGUSTINE) LEAHY
"Lost again," said McCausland, re-entering with his bloodhound, which nosed about in corners of the room.
THE INCENDIARYW. A. (WILLIAM AUGUSTINE) LEAHY
I did not hate my enemy the more because he turned a shoulder to this little bloodhound and quite ignored the interruption.
THE MASTER OF APPLEBYFRANCIS LYNDE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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