Translation of gumshoe in Spanish:
- [colloquial/familiar] [dated/anticuado] sabueso (masculine), detective (masculine) privadoExample sentences
- He wasn't the gumshoe, the private eye, the detective of the forties in the black and white noir.
- As he slowly recovers, he imagines scenes from his first novel, The Singing Detective, with himself as the lead character, a gumshoe who croons on the side.
- In a 1940s-style apartment befitting a film noir gumshoe, a Montreal private eye shows off a collection of futuristic gizmos spread over his kitchen table.
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An estanco is an establishment selling tobacco, stamps, bus and subway passes and other products whose sale is restricted. Cigarettes etc are sold in bars and cafés but at higher prices. Estancos also sell stationery and sometimes newspapers.