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secret agentnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​governmentemployee whose ​jobinvolves getting ​secretinformation about the ​governments of ​unfriendlyforeigncountries
(Definition of secret agent from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “secret agent”
in Chinese (Simplified) 特工, 间谍…
in Turkish gizli ajan…
in Russian тайный агент…
in Chinese (Traditional) 特務, 間諜…
in Polish tajny agent…
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