揪出 [jiū chū]1. uncover; ferret out:
uncover hidden evildoer / 揪出暗藏的坏人
Zee and the Alien Machine
uncover hidden evildoer
That should cover all newspapers, not just Mr Murdoch’s, and ferret out other dodgy activities, such as obtaining private medical records and credit-card transactions.2.
Not only did Conan Doyle show that the police were wrong and biased because of Edalji’s skin color, but Sir Arthur points out who the real crook was.3.
One of the practitioners picked up on a male who seemed lost and in need of direction.