counterspy

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coun·ter·spy

 (koun′tər-spī′)
n. pl. coun·ter·spies
A spy working in opposition to enemy espionage.

counterspy

(ˈkaʊntəˌspaɪ)
n, pl -spies
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a spy working against or investigating enemy espionage

coun•ter•spy

(ˈkaʊn tərˌspaɪ)

n., pl. -spies.
a spy active in counterespionage.
[1935–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.counterspy - a spy who works against enemy espionagecounterspy - a spy who works against enemy espionage
spy, undercover agent - (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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The Counter Spy Act was introduced by Senator Pryor on June 14,
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Presupuesto e imaginacion son unicamente los limites", afirma Erik Pliner, gerente de Counter Spy Shop Hills, quien compite con otras tres tiendas en el area de Los Angeles.