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noun as in gumshoe

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Today, the Yeomen of the Guard continue this historic search, in addition to more hi-tec security checks by police.

"That's my secret," he ses, arter the tec 'ad patted 'im on the back and brought 'im round.

Sam said 'e would, and arter they had 'ad another drink together the tec shifted 'is seat alongside of 'im and talked in his ear.

It is most secretive in its habits, usually betraying its whereabouts by its sharp call-note of tec or tac.

At the word 'tec,' George's face went deadly pale, and he sprang from his seat.

When did you become employed by or connected with the TEC, as you call it?


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On this page you'll find 27 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to tec, such as: detective, sleuth, cop, dick, flatfoot, and investigator.

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