Intelligencer and Spy

Intelligencer

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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

Spy is a synonym for intelligencer. In some cases you can use "Spy" instead a noun "Intelligencer".
Nearby Word: intelligence
Synonyms for Intelligencer

Spy

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Spy noun – A person who tries secretly to obtain information for one country in the territory of another usually unfriendly country.
Usage example: the government spy risked his life every day in the fight against global terrorism

Intelligencer is a synonym for spy. You can use "Intelligencer" instead a noun "Spy". archaic substitute
Nearby Word: spying
Synonyms for Spy
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Spy and Intelligencer. (2016). Retrieved 2022, May 28, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/intelligencer/spy
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