Definition of secret agent
: a person who tries to get secret information about another country, government, etc.
Word by Word Definitions
: kept from knowledge or view : hidden
: marked by the habit of discretion : closemouthed
: working with hidden aims or methods : undercover
: something kept hidden or unexplained : mystery
: something kept from the knowledge of others or shared only confidentially with a few
: 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
: one that acts or exerts power
: something that produces or is capable of producing an effect : an active or efficient cause
: a chemically, physically, or biologically active principle
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