Agent provocateur and Snitch

Agent provocateur

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Agent provocateur noun – A secret agent who incites suspected persons to commit illegal acts.
Snitch and agent provocateur are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Snitch" instead a noun phrase "Agent provocateur".
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Snitch noun – A person who provides information about another's wrongdoing.
Agent provocateur and snitch are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Agent provocateur" instead a noun "Snitch".
Nearby Words: snitched, snitching
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Snitch or Agent provocateur. 2016. Accessed July 28, 2021.

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