Examples of private eye in a Sentence
unable to get the interest of the police, they hired a private eye to find their missing daughter
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His brother told them that Uman was in the Tennyson doing private eye work.
Both characters were private eyes, and Blessing's could shrink in size to six inches.
For the year’s final crime-fiction suggestions, let’s look at four seasoned detectives: an American private eye, a British copper and a pair of Pinkertons.
Verlander and Upton met while filming a commercial a few years ago and were unable to keep their romance out of the private eye.
Meigs and Akl said that private eyes hired by Akl had spotted Henderson staying overnight at Ms. Akl's apartment twice in August and once in September before the trial.
Then there was the nameless man who paid Veum to help deliver him from blackmailers, into whose decadent milieu the private eye descended and there suffered bodily harm.
Starring Gene Hackman as a private eye hired to track down a teenager, played by Melanie Griffith.
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