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 […]
adjective 1. pertaining to or characteristic of the fictional detective Sherlock Holmes, known for his skill in solving mysteries through deductive reasoning. noun 2. a devoted fan of or an expert on the adventures of Sherlock Holmes.
noun 1. an act of Congress (1890) prohibiting any contract, conspiracy, or combination of business interests in restraint of foreign or interstate trade. Sherman Antitrust Act definition A federal law passed in 1890 that committed the American government to opposing monopolies. The law prohibits contracts, combinations, or conspiracies “in the restraint of trade or commerce.” […]
noun 1. a cigar having open, untapered ends. noun 1. a cigar with both ends cut off squarely