🕵 Meaning: Depicted here is a private investigator/detective with a hat on and holding a magnifying glass to his eye; a look popularized by the fictional detective, Sherlock Holmes. This emoji usually tells the recipient that detective-like skills and intelligence were used to craft something or figure something out.
On some platforms, however, the magnifying glass is replaced by a pair of sunglasses.
How and When to Use the 🕵 Detective Emoji
- When you put pieces together and finally figure something out, 🕵does the job of conveying that very well.
- 🕵 can also be used to describe someone else’s detective-like behavior that you’re impressed by.
- When you’re on to people about something you suspect, you can use 🕵 to tell them that you are.
- 🕵 can be used as an instruction to read into your messages more carefully to decipher what you had intended.
- You can also use 🕵 to create a sense of adventure as an invitation to solve a mystery.
- 🕵 Investigator
- 🕵 Private Eye
- 🕵 Spy
- 🕵 Sherlock
- 🕵 Mystery
- 🕵 Investigation
- 🕵 Smart
- 🕵 Crime solving
- 🕵 Searching
- 🕵 Focus
- 🕵 Magnifying glass
- 🕵️ Sleuth
- 🕵️ Man Sleuth
- 🕵️ Find