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See definition of PI on Dictionary.com
  • as inprivate investigator
  • as insleuth
  • as inprivate detective
  • as indetective

synonyms for PI

  • P.I.
  • inquiry agent
  • private detective
  • private dick
  • private eye
  • private investigator
  • sleuth
  • detective
  • gumshoe
  • investigator
  • Sherlock Holmes
  • agent
  • beagle
  • bird dog
  • bloodhound
  • dick
  • skip tracer
  • sleuthhound
  • snoop
  • spotter
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How to use PI in a sentence

"Quelle parole pi paura d' inganno che speranza di futuro frutto mi porsero," he tells us in the Filocolo, ed.
GIOVANNI BOCCACCIO, A BIOGRAPHICAL STUDYEDWARD HUTTON
And then Pi′tamakan went in and cut the ropes of eight horses, and safely led them out, making in all fifteen that she had taken.
BLACKFEET TALES OF GLACIER NATIONAL PARKJAMES WILLARD SCHULTZ
And so passed Pi′tamakan, virgin, and brave woman chief of our people.
BLACKFEET TALES OF GLACIER NATIONAL PARKJAMES WILLARD SCHULTZ
The Blackfeet call such a place—there were several of them—a pi′skan, a trap.
BLACKFEET TALES OF GLACIER NATIONAL PARKJAMES WILLARD SCHULTZ
Pi′tamakan then ordered her followers to remain where they were and told the Blood chief to say the same thing to his men.
BLACKFEET TALES OF GLACIER NATIONAL PARKJAMES WILLARD SCHULTZ
It was along this road that Pi′tamakan, virgin woman warrior, led her warriors in what was to be her last raid!
BLACKFEET TALES OF GLACIER NATIONAL PARKJAMES WILLARD SCHULTZ
East is pi-na′-pohts: down-river direction; and west is ah-me′-tohts: up-river direction.
BLACKFEET TALES OF GLACIER NATIONAL PARKJAMES WILLARD SCHULTZ
They do say that he was talking to Miss Walker about one of the faculty pews, and he said: 'Do you occupew this pi?'
MOLLY BROWN'S SOPHOMORE DAYSNELL SPEED
Was used in the m. sing, to express a particular god; that in the pi.
THE ELDER EDDAS OF SAEMUND SIGFUSSON; AND THE YOUNGER EDDAS OF SNORRE STURLESONSAEMUND SIGFUSSON AND SNORRE STURLESON
Fior di limone!Limone agro e non si puoi mangiareMa son pi agre le pene d'amore.
ROMANCE OF ROMAN VILLASELIZABETH W. (ELIZBETH WILLIAMS) CHAMPNEY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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