- 1.1 (hired) detective (masculine and feminine) privado, investigador privado, (masculine, feminine)More example sentences1.2 (bodyguard) guardaespaldas (masculine), escolta (masculine), guarura (masculine) (Mexico/México)
- Behind the scenes, private investigators are doing covert surveillance for government agencies and the insurance industry, or tracing people to serve court orders.
- We as a municipality then continued our investigation by appointing a private investigator.
- It remains unclear how much information the government has about his actions and whether the lawyers and clients who retained the private investigator knew of any wiretapping.
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