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1. private-enterprise

adjective. subscribing to capitalistic competition.

Synonyms

  • capitalistic
  • capitalist
  • competitive

Antonyms

  • liberal
  • noncompetitive
  • unaggressive
  • state-controlled

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Words that Rhyme with Private Investigator

Example sentences of the word private-investigator


1. Noun Phrase
Hire a private investigator as a last resort if getting an address is really important.

2. Noun Phrase
Pay for a private investigator to find the information for you.

3. Noun Phrase
If all else fails, hire a private investigator to do the sleuthing for you.

4. Noun Phrase
A second option would be to hire a private investigator.

2. investigator

noun. ['ˌɪnˈvɛstəˌgeɪtɝ'] a scientist who devotes himself to doing research.

Synonyms

  • experimenter
  • scientist
  • fieldworker
  • postdoc
  • research worker
  • boffin
  • post doc

3. investigator

noun. ['ˌɪnˈvɛstəˌgeɪtɝ'] a police officer who investigates crimes.

Synonyms

  • tec
  • officer
  • plainclothesman
  • police detective
  • police officer
  • dick
  • policeman
  • detective
  • hawkshaw
  • gumshoe

Antonyms

  • unskilled
  • civilian

4. investigator

noun. ['ˌɪnˈvɛstəˌgeɪtɝ'] someone who investigates.

Synonyms

  • examiner
  • medical examiner
  • adjustor
  • coroner
  • inspector
  • adjuster
  • claims adjuster
  • expert
  • ombudsman
  • claim agent
  • detective

5. private

adjective. ['ˈpraɪvət'] confined to particular persons or groups or providing privacy.

Synonyms

  • cliquish
  • semiprivate
  • clannish
  • backstage
  • confidential
  • snobby
  • snobbish
  • privy
  • sequestered
  • close
  • personal
  • toffee-nosed
  • reclusive
  • nonpublic
  • esoteric
  • tete-a-tete
  • insular
  • secluded
  • one-on-one
  • closed-door
  • head-to-head
  • cloistered
  • offstage
  • secret

Antonyms

  • impersonal
  • exoteric
  • integrated
  • open

Etymology

  • privatus (Latin)

6. private

noun. ['ˈpraɪvət'] an enlisted man of the lowest rank in the Army or Marines.

Synonyms

  • enlisted man
  • common soldier

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • unseal
  • far

Etymology

  • privatus (Latin)

7. private

adjective. ['ˈpraɪvət'] concerning things deeply private and personal.

Antonyms

  • uninformed

Etymology

  • privatus (Latin)

8. private

adjective. ['ˈpraɪvət'] concerning one person exclusively.

Synonyms

  • individual

Antonyms

  • unclassified
  • distant

Etymology

  • privatus (Latin)

9. private

adjective. ['ˈpraɪvət'] not expressed.

Synonyms

  • inward

Antonyms

  • unsociable
  • separate

Etymology

  • privatus (Latin)
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