Translation of "undercover" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˌʌn.dəˈkʌv.ər/ us /-dɚˈkʌv.ɚ/

working secretly using a false appearance in order to get information for the police or government

an undercover police operation
an undercover detective
undercover adverb uk us

de forma encubierta
He was working undercover at the time, probably for the CIA.

(Translation of “undercover” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ˈandəˈkavə/

working or done in secret

secreto, clandestino
He is an undercover agent for the Americans.

(Translation of “undercover” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)