Definition of intel in English:

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intel

Pronunciation: /ˈintel/

noun

informal
Information of military or political value: prewar intel
More example sentences
  • The United States has used diplomacy, police work, better intel and military presence to exert the pressure.
  • When preparing for an interview, do what is done preparing for other military operations; gather intel.
  • That's a significant piece of intel information from those captured.

Origin

1960s: shortening of intelligence.

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Syllabification: in·tel

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