plural of gumshoe
as in detectives
a person not on the police force who investigates criminal or illicit activity or searches for missing persons the couple paid a gumshoe to look for their missing son

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“Gumshoes.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 May. 2024.

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