Definition of Burgess, Guy in English:

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Burgess, Guy

(1911–63), British foreign office official and spy; full name Guy Francis de Moncy Burgess. Acting as a Soviet agent from the 1930s, he was charged with espionage in 1951 and fled to the former Soviet Union with Donald Maclean.

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Syllabification: Bur·gess, Guy

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