Definition of Detective. Meaning of Detective. Synonyms of Detective

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Definition of Detective

Detective
Detective De*tect"ive, a. Fitted for, or skilled in, detecting; employed in detecting crime or criminals; as, a detective officer.
Detective
Detective De*tect"ive, n. One who business it is so detect criminals or discover matters of secrecy.

Meaning of Detective from wikipedia

- A detective is an investigator, usually a member of a law enforcement agency. They often collect information to solve crimes by talking to witnesses and...
- Pinkerton is a private security guard and detective agency established around 1850 in the United States by Scottish-born cooper Allan Pinkerton and Chicago...
- True Detective is an American anthology crime drama television series created and written by Nic Pizzolatto. The series, broadcast by the premium cable...
- Détective is a 1985 French crime film directed by Jean-Luc Godard. It was entered into the 1985 Cannes Film Festival. In a room of a grand Paris hotel...
- Detective Pikachu (also known as Pokémon: Detective Pikachu and released as Great Detective Pikachu (****anese: 名探偵ピカチュウ, Hepburn: Meitantei Pikachū) in...
- The Good Detective (Korean: 모범형사) is a South Korean television series starring Son Hyun-joo, Jang Seung-jo, Lee Elijah, Oh Jung-se and Ji Seung-hyun....
- Detective fiction is a subgenre of crime fiction and mystery fiction in which an investigator or a detective—whether professional, amateur or retired—investigates...
- Detective Comics is an American comic book series published by Detective Comics, later shortened to DC Comics. The first volume, published from 1937 to...
- Look up detective in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. A detective is a professional investigator. Detective(s) or The Detective(s) may also refer to:...
- Detective Knight: Rogue (also known as simply Knight) is a 2022 American action film directed by Edward John Drake, from a screenplay by Drake and Corey...