What does Investigator mean?

Definitions for Investigator
ɪnˈvɛs tɪˌgeɪ tərIn·ves·ti·ga·tor

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Investigator.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. research worker, researcher, investigator(noun)

    a scientist who devotes himself to doing research

  2. investigator(noun)

    someone who investigates

  3. detective, investigator, tec, police detective(noun)

    a police officer who investigates crimes


  1. investigator(Noun)

    One who investigates.

  2. Origin: Attested in the mid‐16th Century ; from investigator, from investigare.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Investigator(noun)

    one who searches diligently into a subject

  2. Origin: [L.: cf. F. investigateur.]

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Investigator' in Nouns Frequency: #2881

How to pronounce Investigator?

  1. Alex
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How to say Investigator in sign language?

  1. investigator


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Investigator in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Investigator in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Investigator in a Sentence

  1. Mohd Shukri Abdull:

    As a senior investigator, I knew what he meant.

  2. Sam Brower:

    I'm 100% satisfied as a private investigator that it exists.

  3. Mohd Shukri Abdull:

    He asked me, 'Are you ready?', as a senior investigator, I knew what he meant.

  4. Thomas Chan:

    The investigator indicated that the person might have been foaming at the mouth.

  5. Frank Montoya:

    As a longtime counterintelligence investigator it makes the hair stand on the back of my neck.

Images & Illustrations of Investigator

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