Sleuth – meaning of the word and examples

To act as a detective search for information. (Merriam – Webster)

To search for and discover. (Merriam – Webster)

Someone whose job is to discover information about crimes and find out who is responsible for them. (Cambridge Dictionary)

A sleuth is a detective. (Collins Dictionary)

A detective. (Oxford Dictionaries)

Examples

Top ten mystery sleuths. 

http://://strandmag.com/top-ten-mystery-sleuths/

Crime fiction. Around the world in 80 sleuths. 

https://medicinalchemistrydotblog.wordpress.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=2487&action=edit

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