Spy and Terrorist


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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.
Terrorist and spy are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Terrorist" instead a noun "Spy".
Nearby Word: spying
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Terrorist noun – A radical who employs terror as a political weapon; usually organizes with other terrorists in small cells; often uses religion as a cover for terrorist activities.
Spy and terrorist are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Spy" instead a noun "Terrorist".
Nearby Words: terrorize, terror, terrorise, terrorism, terrorised
Synonyms for Terrorist

How words are described

known known spy known terrorist
human human spy human terrorist
old old spy old terrorist
good good spy good terrorist
Other adjectives: female, top, actual, real, dangerous, evil, bad, black, potential, trained, famous, professional, possible, former, greatest, international, captured, teenage, suspected.

Both words in one sentence

  • Secret Service and the Israeli Mossad, who are each following them for different reasons, all related to a dangerous spy/terrorist organization.
  • Dead Person Impersonation Yup, the guy you took as the run-off-the-mill "explain the facts for you while having a silly personality" guy is actually an international spy/terrorist, and is the person behind most of the game's events, as well as the guy who bombed Courtroom No.
  • Spy and counter-terrorist agent Harry Tasker thinks his wife Helen is cheating on him, though she doesn't seem to suspect him of anything other than being a boring salesman.
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