What does the word sleuth mean

sleuth (English)

Part of speech: noun

Word meaning / definition:
1) detective
2) Bloodhound (dog breed)
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Automatically selected examples in English:

Kristen Bell has returned to her role of Veronica Mars, the crime-fighting, mystery-solving sleuth in the upcoming Hulu revival. Veronica tracks down the perpetrators behind a bombing in the trailer.
Mail Online, May 01, 2019

Prolific author Ovidia Yu puts a teen sleuth front-and-center in the Frangipani Tree Mystery.
Vancouver Sun, March 15, 2019

In "Nancy Drew," Kennedy McMann plays the sleuth whose life has been derailed by her mother's death.
The Washington Times, May 16, 2019

Never underestimate the power of a dedicated Internet sleuth. On Monday, Kendall Jenner posted a picture on her Instagram Story of a love letter she received.
E! Online, 01/01/1970

Pamela Sue Martin, TV's original Nancy Drew, has passed the torch to the actress playing the latest incarnation of the teenage sleuth.
MiamiHerald.com, 01/01/1970

Internet sleuth Kelsey Weekman uncovered the 'finsta' - an Instagram account used to share content you don't want seen on your main account - on Thursday.
Mail Online, June 5th, 2020

Following her bestselling debut novel in late 2018, Fiona Gartland is back with another Dublin-based crime fest featuring sleuth and sidekick duo Beatrice Barrington and Gabriel Ingram.
Independent.ie, January 20, 2020

Dubbed by China’s media as the nation’s first pet detective, Private sleuth Sun Jinrong is a stoney-faced animal lover who solves cases with the help of high-tech gear worth thousands of dollars.
The Times of India, November 18, 2019

"Scooby-Doo" sleuth Velma is a lesbian - at least according to writer / director James Gunn, who says she was definitely gay in his initial 2002 movie script.
TMZ, July 13, 2020

A Dutch art sleuth has received “proof-of-life” photos of a Vincent van Gogh painting stolen in late March from a Dutch museum that was closed at the time because of the coronavirus.
The Washington Times, June 18, 2020

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Entries from our dictionary containing "sleuth":

snoop: sleuth, private eye Spanish: 1) espía (male) / (female), rana (male) / (female), fisgón (male), fisgona (female), husmeador (male), averigüetas (Male) / (female), bate (male)

sleuths: sleuths (English) Part of Speech: Conjugated Form Grammatical Characteristics: 3rd Person Singular Present Indicative Active of the verb sleuth

sleuthed: sleuthed (English) part of speech: conjugated form grammatical features: simple past of the verb sleuth part of speech: participle II Grammatical features: past participle ...

sleuthing: sleuthing (English) Part of Speech: Participle I Grammatical characteristics: Present participle of the verb sleuth


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The following terms

sleuthed (English) Part of speech: Conjugated form Grammatical characteristics: Simple past of the verb sleuth Part of speech:…

sleuthing Part of Speech: Participle I Grammatical characteristics: Present participle of the verb sleuth

sleuths (English) Part of speech: Declined form Hyphenation: sleuths Grammatical characteristics: Plural of the noun sleuth…

slev (Czech) Part of speech: Declined form Hyphenation: slev Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [slɛf] Grammatical…

sleva (Czech) Part of speech: noun, (feminine) Hyphenation: sle | va, plural: sle | vy Pronunciation / stress: IPA:…

slevami (Czech) Part of speech: Declined form Hyphenation: sle | va | mi Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ˈslɛvamɪ]…

slevo (Czech) Part of speech: Declined form Hyphenation: sle | vo Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ˈslɛvɔ]…

slevou (Czech) Part of Speech: Declined Form Hyphenation: sle | vou Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ˈslɛvɔʊ̯]…