Verb(1) discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of
(1) Even the fact that there is the ability to detect murder before it is committed is a complex issue.(2) Keys allow for ongoing access and the ability to return files, so it's hard to detect theft.(3) Since their personalities mesh with those of their victims, it takes spiritual discernment to detect them.(4) She fancied for a moment that she could detect the faint rusty smell of hot steel.(5) We want to prevent the crimes and detect those that have already been committed.(6) You can almost hear the organ playing devotional music in the background, and detect the faintest whiff of incense on the breeze.(7) I could barely detect the horseradish in the creamy bed of mashed potato, a more generous grating would have perked it up.(8) Online insurer Esure is to use technology that recognises when a speaker is under stress in a bid to detect fraud.(9) As a commercial credit auditor, her job was to detect fraud in receivables accounting.(10) They will also invest more than Ôö¼├║30m in new technology to help detect and prevent crime.(11) Rushbrook is no less bearish than Burns, saying he could detect no bright spots, either in terms of sectors or geography.(12) The system had to be radically reformed to detect murder, medical error and neglect.(13) It is far more accurate to say that we detect offences that have already been committed.(14) I may be completely wrong, but I detect a faint whiff of arrogance and even racism in the Economist article.(15) the public can help the police to detect crime(16) The men who manned the security machines did not notice Atta, or detect the knives that his team smuggled on to the plane.
1. notice ::
2. discover ::
3. catch ::
4. observe ::
1. miss ::
2. overlook ::
Different Formsdetect, detectable, detected, detecting, detector, detectors, detects
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