Informer and Intelligencer


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Informer noun – A person who provides information about another's wrongdoing.
Intelligencer is a synonym for informer. In some cases you can use "Intelligencer" instead a noun "Informer". archaic substitute
Nearby Words: inform, information, informed, informant, informing
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Intelligencer noun – A person who tries secretly to obtain information for one country in the territory of another usually unfriendly country.
Usage example: as the nation's top intelligencer, the director of the CIA should have been more skeptical of the information he was being fed

Informer is a synonym for intelligencer. You can use "Informer" instead a noun "Intelligencer".
Nearby Word: intelligence
Synonyms for Intelligencer
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