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ˈeɪ dʒəntagent

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Wiktionary4.0 / 1 vote

  1. agentnoun


English Synonyms and Antonyms5.0 / 1 vote

  1. agent

    In strict philosophical usage, the prime mover or doer of an act is the agent. Thus we speak of man as a voluntary agent, a free agent. But in common usage, especially in business, an agent is not the prime actor, but only an instrument or factor, acting under orders or instructions. Compare CAUSE.

    actor, doer, factor, instrument, means, mover, operator, performer, promoter

    chief, inventor, originator, principal

    An agent of the company for selling, etc.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms4.0 / 1 vote

  1. agent

    doer, performer, actor, force, means, instrument, influence, cause, promoter, operator

    counteragent, counteractor, counteraction, opponent, neutralizer

Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. agentnoun

    an active and efficient cause; capable of producing a certain effect

    "their research uncovered new disease agents"

    agentive role, broker, factor, federal agent

  2. agentnoun

    a representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations

    agentive role, broker, factor, federal agent

  3. agentnoun

    a substance that exerts some force or effect

    agentive role, broker, factor, federal agent

  4. agent, factor, brokernoun

    a businessman who buys or sells for another in exchange for a commission

    broker, component, element, cistron, factor, gene, divisor, agentive role, federal agent, ingredient, constituent

  5. agent, federal agentnoun

    any agent or representative of a federal agency or bureau

    agentive role, broker, factor, federal agent

  6. agentive role, agentnoun

    the semantic role of the animate entity that instigates or causes the happening denoted by the verb in the clause

    agentive role, broker, factor, federal agent

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. agentnoun

    actor, doer, operator, performer, executor

  2. agentnoun

    deputy, attorney, factor, representative, substitute, proxy, go-between, procurator, middleman, commissioner, vicegerent

  3. agentnoun

    hand, employé

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. agentnoun

    representative, canvasser, substitute, deputy, factor, procurator, syndic, go-between, commissioner, proctor, emissary, envoy, solicitor, negotiator

    principal, chief

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD5.0 / 1 vote

  1. AGENT

    Angiogenic GENe Therapy

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  1. Writer Paul Feldsher:

    Well the rape version got her an agent at (Creative Artists Agency), so there's that.

  2. The Comeback Kid:

    John Mulaney real estate agent wanted John Mulaney to have a baby more than anyone else in John Mulaney lives. More than anyone else in John Mulaney family, she hinted about it constantly. Every room John Mulaney ’d walk into, she ’d be like, ‘ So this could be an office … or maybe a nursery. ’.

  3. Jorge Godoyfor:

    And I looked over at the cinematographer and like, both of our eyes were big as saucers. And I thought, holy s ---, this is going to be a wild one. EL CHAPO TRIED TO SMUGGLE COCAINE IN JALAPEO CANS, WAS INVOLVED IN NUMEROUS KILLINGS, PROSECUTORS SAY The filmmaker said this was the beginning of one stunning revelation after another. But I think the biggest bombshell of all for me and for all of us was that this story is much more complicated and this conspiracy is much more deep and vast than any of us had any idea of going into it in terms of all of the parties that are involved, and that was what really blew me away. Enrique' Rafael Caro-Quintero, the DEA agent murdered in Mexico in 1985. ( AP, File) My hope is that those revelations, whether they are involvement of a CIA asset or collusion by a DEA insider and the betrayal or even just the human toll it has taken on all these people after all these years just to see what it really looks like, what it felt like and how they carry it all these years later.

  4. Chairman Andrea Gaudenzi:

    A tennis player is also bit of an entrepreneur, from an early age they have to be able to manage their money, manage assets, finances, hire people, whether it's a coach, an agent, a physio, so you are more sort of running a small business. And you need knowledge to do that.

  5. Mrinal Patnaik:

    I trained in the early 2000s, when there was not a single oral agent for the management of AML, one of my professors had told me that AML was akin to a warlike situation where sometimes, you had to bomb the village in order to save it. We would throw these drugs that would kill everything and hope patients would recover with normal bone marrow.

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