Informer and Operative


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Informer noun – A person who provides information about another's wrongdoing.
Operative and informer are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Operative" instead a noun "Informer".
Nearby Words: inform, information, informed, informant, informing
Synonyms for Informer


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Operative noun – A person who tries secretly to obtain information for one country in the territory of another usually unfriendly country.
Usage example: CIA operatives take terrible risks to find out the secrets of foreign countries

Informer and operative are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Informer" instead a noun "Operative".
Nearby Words: operate, operation, operator, operating, operated
Synonyms for Operative

How words are described

best best informer best operative
single single informer single operative
former former informer former operative
mysterious mysterious informer mysterious operative
Other adjectives: soviet.
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Operative or Informer. 2016. Accessed December 01, 2021.

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