agentnoun [C]uk /ˈeɪ.dʒənt/ us /ˈeɪ.dʒənt/
agent noun [C] (REPRESENTATIVE)
- Los Angeles is full of beautiful girls working as waitresses, hoping to be discovered by a movie agent.
- She has worked as an estate agent among other things.
- The agent has put a price of £120,000 on our house.
- The undercover agents went to the rendezvous knowing that it might be a trap.
- Unhappy tourists have pointed the finger at unhelpful travel agents.
agent noun [C] (SPY)
agent noun [C] (CAUSE)