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|part of speech:
||detected, detecting, detects
||to discover or notice.
I detected anger in her voice.I detected the smell of smoke and discovered the pie was burning.
- discover, find, perceive, reveal, uncover
- similar words:
- ascertain, observe, sense, smell
||catch, distinguish, find, locate, note, notice, scent, spot, trace
||detectable (detectible) (adj.)