Definition of secret agent in English:

secret agent

Syllabification: se·cret a·gent

noun

A spy acting for a country.
More example sentences
  • At the same time, they were, and still are, fascinated by the exploits of secret agents and counterspies.
  • For the longest time, we were used to our spies being secret agents.
  • Did I cut the figure of an imposing secret agent of the intelligence field then?
Synonyms
spy, double agent, counterspy, undercover agent, operative, plant, mole, sleeper, informant

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