secret agent

noun

Definition of secret agent

:a person who tries to get secret information about another country, government, etc.

Word by Word Definitions

secret play
  1. : kept from knowledge or view : hidden

  2. : marked by the habit of discretion : closemouthed

  3. : working with hidden aims or methods : undercover

  1. : something kept hidden or unexplained : mystery

  2. : something kept from the knowledge of others or shared only confidentially with a few

  3. : a method, formula, or process used in an art or operation and divulged only to those of one's own company or craft : trade secret

agent play
  1. : one that acts or exerts power

  2. : something that produces or is capable of producing an effect : an active or efficient cause

  3. : a chemically, physically, or biologically active principle


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