Sherlock



noun, Informal.
1.
a private detective.
2.
a person remarkably adept at solving mysteries, especially by using insight and logical deduction:
Who’s the sherlock who can tell me where my pen is?
noun
1.
a male given name: from an Old English word meaning “fair-haired.”.
noun

a clever and perceptive person
Examples

That teenager is quite the sherlock.
Usage Note

slang
shenanigan

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