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Synonyms for agent
ˈeɪ dʒənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. agent(noun)

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

    "their research uncovered new disease agents"

    Synonyms:
    agentive role, broker, factor, federal agent

  2. agent(noun)

    a representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations

    Synonyms:
    agentive role, broker, factor, federal agent

  3. agent(noun)

    a substance that exerts some force or effect

    Synonyms:
    agentive role, broker, factor, federal agent

  4. agent, factor, broker(noun)

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

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

  5. agent, federal agent(noun)

    any agent or representative of a federal agency or bureau

    Synonyms:
    agentive role, broker, factor, federal agent

  6. agentive role, agent(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    agentive role, broker, factor, federal agent

Wiktionary

  1. agent(noun)

    Antonyms:
    patient

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  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.

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

    Antonyms:
    chief, inventor, originator, principal

    Preposition:
    An agent of the company for selling, etc.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. agent

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

    Antonyms:
    counteragent, counteractor, counteraction, opponent, neutralizer

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. agent(n.)

    Synonyms:
    actor, doer, operator, performer, executor

  2. agent(n.)

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

  3. agent(n.)

    Synonyms:
    hand, employé

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. agent(n)

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

    Antonyms:
    principal, chief

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. AGENT

    Synonyms:
    Angiogenic GENe Therapy

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How to use agent in a sentence?

  1. Chuck Grassley:

    The issue is of particular concern to the Senate Judiciary Committee given that when Fusion GPS reportedly was acting as an unregistered agent of Russian interests, it appears to have been simultaneously overseeing the creation of the unsubstantiated dossier of allegations of a conspiracy between the Trump campaign and the Russians.

  2. Peggy Flanagan:

    She kept saying, 'I have a medical device I need to bring with me on the plane,' over and over, visibly upset, the ticket agent and her supervisor, who she eventually called over, were not helpful and not supportive.

  3. Manisha Balwani:

    In these trials, the biggest improvement is in the quality of life. It made a huge difference, it's a severe condition with extreme photosensitivity, and this is showing the action of a skin-darkening agent that is measurable and significant.

  4. Bill Browder:

    There is clear evidence since we filed that warrants a proper investigation of Devin Nunes activities, glenn Simpson was working with a foreign principal. ... [ who was ] an agent of the Russian government, Natalia Veselnitskaya. Veselnitskaya, who was at the center of a controversial 2016 Trump Tower meeting, was charged in federal court earlier this yearwith obstruction of justice in connection witha civil money laundering and forfeiture case involving a Russian tax refund fraud scheme. Although possible dirt on Hillary Clinton was reportedly floated in advance of the infamous meeting with Donald Trump Jr., Jared Kushner and Paul Manafort, Veselnitskaya has publicly said Hillary Clinton used the meeting to push for repeal of the anti-corruption law. Natalia Veselnitskaya met with Donald Trump Jr., Jared Kushner and Paul Manafort at Trump Tower in June 2016. In Jared Kushner lawsuit, Devin Nunes said Fusion GPS -- the firm paid by the Hillary Clinton campaign and the Democratic National Committee to create the salaciously anti-TrumpSteele dossier -- coordinatedwith another group to file several fraudulent and harassing ethics complaints intended to derail his investigation. Thecomplaintin the Eastern District of Virginia, which namedSimpsonand the nonprofitCampaign for Accountability( CfA), said the.

  5. Spike Lee:

    Agent Orange refused to repudiate the Klan, the alt-right and the Nazis, 'There's good people on both sides.' That's going to be on his gravestone.


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