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spy

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of spy

  1. to make note of (something) through the use of one's eyes I spy a motel off in the distance, so let's spend the night there Synonyms of spy behold, catch, descry, discern, distinguish, espy, eye, look (at), note, notice, observe, perceive, regard, remark, sight, spot, see, view, witnessWords Related to spy identify, make out, pick out, pick up; attend (to), consider, heed, mark, mind; study, watch; examine, inspect, scan, scrutinize, survey; glance (at), glimpse, peer (at)Near Antonyms of spy disregard, ignore, neglect, overpass, pass over; miss, overlook


spy

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of spy

  1. a person who tries secretly to obtain information for one country in the territory of another usually unfriendly country the government spy risked his life every day in the fight against global terrorism Synonyms of spy agent, asset, emissary, intelligencer, mole, operative, spook, undercover Words Related to spy courier; counterspy, double agent, sleeper; infiltrator, informer, stool pigeon; spymaster, superspy Phrases secret agent, undercover agent



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