Meaning of AGENT in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈeɪdʒənt ]

n. 1 a a person who acts for another in business, politics, etc. (estate agent; insurance agent). b a spy. 2 a a person or thing that exerts power or produces an effect. b the cause of a natural force or effect on matter (oxidizing agent). c such a force or effect. øagent-general a representative of an Australian State or Canadian province, usu. in London. øøagential adj. [L agent- part. stem of agere do]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.