double agent Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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double agentnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​personemployed by a ​government to ​discoversecretinformation about ​enemycountries, but who is really ​working for one of these ​enemycountries
(Definition of double agent from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “double agent”
in Chinese (Simplified) 双重间谍…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雙重間諜…
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