Informant and Undercover agent


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Informant noun – A person who provides information about another's wrongdoing.
Undercover agent and informant are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Undercover agent" instead a noun "Informant".
Nearby Words: inform, information, informer, informative, informing
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Undercover agent

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Undercover agent noun – (military) a secret agent hired by a state to obtain information about its enemies or by a business to obtain industrial secrets from competitors.
Informant and undercover agent are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Informant" instead a noun phrase "Undercover agent".
Synonyms for Undercover agent
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