Example sentences for: detectives

How can you use “detectives” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Hercule Poirot was my favorite among the British-detective-story detectives who made their U.S.

  • Sherlock Holmes, of course, is the father of the British detectives, and when he began to appear on PBS in the '80s, we watched him regularly.

  • Newsweek 's package tracks the "secret war" behind the scenes, where Clinton's staffers, lawyers, and private detectives labor to contain bimbo eruptions.

  • These days, they find room for their papers in the Palais de Justice and the nearby Préfecture de Police, haunt of those fictional detectives, Inspectors Maigret and Clouseau.

  • The detectives pose for flashbulb pictures beside handcuffed suspects or scenes of carnage, their hats rakishly tilted.

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