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gumshoe

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈɡʌm.ʃuː/ US old-fashioned
informal for detective (= someone whose job is to discover facts about a crime)
Translations of “gumshoe”
in Chinese (Traditional) 密探…
in Chinese (Simplified) 密探…
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