Thesaurus / detect

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

We are forming the scientific eye which can detect differences ever after at a glance.

Froebel's GiftsKate Douglas Wiggin

It was not however until I reached the more respectable business quarter of the town that I was able to detect much.

Under the Meteor FlagHarry Collingwood

He concluded, quite correctly, that the organization had failed to detect himself in the person of the nervous cobbler.

Fire-TongueSax Rohmer

You detect no movement in the solid mass of heads and shoulders.

What Is Man? And Other StoriesMark Twain (Samuel Clemens)

Could Lucretia ever forgive the injury, and could she fail to detect the hand that inflicted it?

Lucretia, CompleteEdward Bulwer-Lytton

The appearance of the guano will serve fairly well to detect whether it is abnormally moist.

It was at the end of the third day that Hockley thought he could detect a subtle change in the group.

The UnlearnedRaymond F. Jones

I am always the last to detect a plot or to find the criminal.

Marang Buru did not detect the imposition and according to his promise taught them all the incantations of witchcraft.

But looking closer into this affair, we seem to detect that a double deception was practised.

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