Word: 
Rhymes   Lyrics and poems   Near rhymes   Phrase rhymes   Synonyms / Related   Phrases   Example sentences   Descriptive words   [Definitions]   Homophones   Similar sound   Same consonants  

Definitions of detective:
  • noun:   a police officer who investigates crimes
  • noun:   an investigator engaged or employed in obtaining information not easily available to the public

Related words...
(New!) Usage examples...
Descriptive words...

Search for detective at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster, Wikipedia

Tip: Use RhymeZone to brainstorm synonyms and related words!

See detective used in context: 13 poetry verses, 69 definitions

Help  Advanced  Feedback  Android  iPhone/iPad  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2017 Datamuse