Informer and Spook


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Informer noun – A person who provides information about another's wrongdoing.
Spook and informer are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Spook" instead a noun "Informer".
Nearby Words: inform, information, informed, informant, informing
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Spook noun – A person who tries secretly to obtain information for one country in the territory of another usually unfriendly country.
Usage example: Russia recalled its spooks after the collapse of the Soviet Union

Informer and spook are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Informer" instead a noun "Spook".
Nearby Words: spooky, spooked, spooking
Synonyms for Spook
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Spook or Informer. 2016. Accessed December 07, 2021.

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