counterspy
noun Date: 1939 a spy engaged in counterespionage

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • counterspy — /kown teuhr spuy /, n., pl. counterspies. a spy active in counterespionage. [1935 40; COUNTER + SPY] * * * …   Universalium

  • counterspy — noun A spy working in counterintelligence …   Wiktionary

  • counterspy — n. spy involved in counterespionage …   English contemporary dictionary

  • counterspy — coun·ter·spy …   English syllables

  • counterspy — coun•ter•spy [[t]ˈkaʊn tərˌspaɪ[/t]] n. pl. spies mil a spy active in counterespionage • Etymology: 1935–40 …   From formal English to slang

  • counterspy — /ˈkaʊntəspaɪ/ (say kowntuhspuy) noun a spy engaged in counterespionage …   Australian English dictionary

  • counterspy — noun a spy who works against enemy espionage • Syn: ↑mole • Hypernyms: ↑spy, ↑undercover agent …   Useful english dictionary

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