superspy

noun
su·​per·​spy | \ ˌsü-pər-ˈspī How to pronounce superspy (audio) \
plural superspies

Definition of superspy

: a spy who is extremely skillful and clever … the movie's shadowy Strategic Homeland Intervention Enforcement and Logistics Division, made up of superspies who keep the peace behind the scenes.— James Poniewozik

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1915, in the meaning defined above

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“Superspy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/superspy. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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