Secret agent and Undercover agent

Secret agent

Secret agent noun - A person secretly employed in espionage for a government.
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Synonyms for Secret agent

Undercover agent is a synonym for secret agent in spy topic. In some cases you can use "Undercover agent" instead a noun phrase "Secret agent".

Undercover agent

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.
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Synonyms for Undercover agent

Secret agent is a synonym for undercover agent. You can use "Secret agent" instead a noun phrase "Undercover agent".

Both terms in one sentence

  • In "Secret Agent", Scarlet mentions seeing a cartoon where a seemingly innocuous pet platypus is actually an undercover agent who fights a Mad Scientist.
  • Living a Double Life: Scarlet is revealed to be an undercover agent of some kind in the aptly named "Secret Agent".
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