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private eye

Translation of private eye in Spanish:


  • (esp American English) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Jack's a hard-boiled private eye who narrates the entire film in voice-over, and who finds himself investigating an ancient Egyptian cult that worships chainsaws.
    • I thought I was watching some television detective show where the private eye puts together the clues and reveals the killer, who then admits all and is ready to be taken away.
    • And Donald was a great character, a detective in the classic sense of an old-school private eye detective.
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