How to use Detectives in a sentence

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  • The two detectives spoke with Leo the waiter, the night clerk and the maid.

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  • His first successful single was "Watching The Detectives".

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  • The two of you are pretty good for a couple of kitchen table detectives.

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  • An organized association, known as the Molly Maguires, terrorized the mining regions for many years, but was finally suppressed through the courageous efforts of President Franklin, Benjamin Gowen (1863-1889) of the Philadelphia & Reading railroad with the assistance of Allan Pinkerton and his detectives.

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  • Fellow detectives Tom DeLeo and Andy Sackler, seated across the room, were arguing as usual while the only other occupant, newcomer Detective Lenny Harrigan, was either catching a quick nap or meditating.

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  • Harrigan was usually Dean's partner but Dean was content to work alone often, while Harrigan was happy to pick up odd chores the other more senior detectives would toss his way.

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  • The two detectives agreed to keep Baratto at the motel until Monday as neither wanted to waste their weekend checking out his dubious story.

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  • The other program that I featured in dealt with psychic detectives.

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  • Even the homicide detectives were surprised by the macabre level of this crime.

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  • Even the homocide detectives were surprised by the macabre level of this crime.

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  • The detectives searched for any scintilla of evidence to connect the suspect back to the crime.

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  • Ask if he or she likes stories about athletes, or detectives, or kids who work themselves out of a difficult problem, or about magicians.

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  • Old Worldpite being in a sense the first of the modern female detectives, Yvonne retains a slightly old-world, gracious flavor.

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  • Detectives of this type were tough guys, physically strong with street smarts, sophistication and a suave nature.

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  • These detectives were shown with questionable morals, almost borderline criminals, particularly with how they pursued their cases.

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  • If you are a fan of gangsters, detectives and rogue cops, then crime films are for you.

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  • Pet detectives can be located through a web search or your phone book.

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  • Some of the stories are fully illustrated and topics include everything from cat detectives to that stars in the sky.

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  • Even police officers and seasoned detectives don't get it right every time.

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  • Over the next few years, he played both criminals and detectives in several crime films, and he got involved in directing.

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  • Besides the tormented Lucas, you will get to play (for a short time) Detectives Tyler Miles and Carla Velinti.

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  • Even in the junior versions, when little detectives search for missing toys or desserts, the game still has a timeless simplicity.

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  • Using video clues similar to those shown on the TV series, players help Head Investigator Gil Grissom and his team of forensic detectives crack the case.

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  • The mechanics of the game are such that no two players (playing as detectives) will play alike.

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  • Based on the popular television series from the 1980's, July movie releases include the big screen version of Miami Vice starring Colin Farrell and Jamie Foxx as detectives Sonny Crockett and Ricardo Tubbs.

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  • Psychic detectives are psychics who work with law enforcement personnel to help bring cases to resolution through psychic means.

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  • Leeds especially has spawned new record label Dance to the Radio, which is partly run by Whiskas from ¡Forward Russia! and is home to Leeds favorites iLiKETRAiNS, This Et Al and The Pigeon Detectives, amongst others.

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  • The first "detectives" appointed numbered only a dozen, three inspectors and nine sergeants, to whom, however, six constables were shortly added as "auxiliaries," but the number was gradually enlarged as the manifest uses of the system became more and more obvious.

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  • I prayed our Delabama killer didn't stalk Agnes Delanco before she or her detectives tracked him down, quickly I hoped.

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  • The department of public safety controls the bureaus of police, detectives, fire, health, electricity and building inspection; the department of public works controls bureaus of surveys, construction, highways and sewers, city property, water, assessment of water rents, parks, deed registry, bridges and light.

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  • When they finally interrogated the boy he let enough kitties out of the sack for the detectives put it all together.

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  • The calling in of Pinkerton detectives from Chicago and New1690-1691-1691-16 931691-1693York to settle a strike in the Carnegie steel works at Homestead in 1892 precipitated a serious riot, in which about twenty persons were killed.

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  • They were all designed for Fortune 500 executives, not poor­ly paid detectives sworn to keep the streets safe for orphans and widows.

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  • The detectives kidded that the last time she had made an error, she wore stockings and her dress was new.

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  • The Federal Attorney-General, his assistant and the 88 U.S. district attorneys were flooded with silly complaints and beset by unofficial disloyalty hunters and amateur detectives, but kept their heads in most cases remarkably well, as did most of the judges.

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  • The two detectives entered the office, and the clerk, a bored and balding retiree, looked up from a crossword puzzle and, recogniz­ing Hunter, frowned.

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