Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Detect.
5 letter answer(s) to detect
the meaning of a word or expression; the way in which a word or expression or situation can be interpreted; "the dictionary gave several senses for the word"; "in the best sense charity is really a duty"; "the signifier is linked to the signified"
comprehend; "I sensed the real meaning of his letter"
become aware of not through the senses but instinctively; "I sense his hostility"; "i smell trouble"; "smell out corruption"
perceive by a physical sensation, e.g., coming from the skin or muscles; "He felt the wind"; "She felt an object brushing her arm"; "He felt his flesh crawl"; "She felt the heat when she got out of the car"
detect some circumstance or entity automatically; "This robot can sense the presence of people in the room"; "particle detectors sense ionization"
sound practical judgment; "Common sense is not so common"; "he hasn't got the sense God gave little green apples"; "fortunately she had the good sense to run away"
4 letter answer(s) to detect
a short section or illustration (as between radio or tv programs or in a magazine) that is often used for advertising
a mark on a die or on a playing card (shape depending on the suit)
a point located with respect to surface features of some region; "this is a nice place for a picnic"; "a bright spot on a planet"
a small piece or quantity of something; "a spot of tea"; "a bit of paper"; "a bit of lint"; "I gave him a bit of my mind"
a slight attack of illness; "he has a touch of rheumatism"
mark with a spot or spots so as to allow easy recognition; "spot the areas that one should clearly identify"
become spotted; "This dress spots quickly"
an act that brings discredit to the person who does it; "he made a huge blot on his copybook"
make a spot or mark onto; "The wine spotted the tablecloth"
a job in an organization; "he occupied a post in the treasury"
mar or impair with a flaw; "her fac
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