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Meaning of 探偵 in Japanese
- Parts of speech
- noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru, nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'
- detective; sleuth; investigator
- Example sentence
- 有能な探偵がその悲劇の原因を調査する任務に当てられた。 The capable detective was assigned to investigate the cause of the tragedy.
Examples of 探偵, たんてい in a sentence
The capable detective was assigned to investigate the cause of the tragedy.
She described him as a detective.
He reads detective stories on occasion.
The detective took six months to get at the truth of that affair.
The detective disguised himself as an old gentleman.
The detective has a lot of adventures.
Kanji in this word
偵 JLPT 1
探 JLPT 3
grope, search, look for, search, look for
Kun'Yomi: さぐ.る, さが.す
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