agent
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (representative)
a. el representante
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la representante
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
My agent sends me a lot of scripts that don't interest me.Mi representante me manda muchos guiones que no me interesan.
b. el agente
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la agente
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The company acts as agent for several airlines.La empresa actúa de agente para varias líneas aéreas.
2. (spy)
a. el agente
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la agente
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
He was unmasked as an undercover agent for the FBI.Descubrieron que era agente secreto del FBI.
3. (instrument)
a. el agente
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Education was seen as an agent of social reform.La educación se consideraba un agente de reforma social.
4. (chemistry)
a. el agente
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Glazing agents are used in the manufacture of food products.Los agentes de recubrimiento se utilizan en la fabricación de productos alimenticios.
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agent
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (representative)
a. el agente mf, representante
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
la agente mf, representante
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(secret) agentagente secreto(a)
2. (instrument)
a.
to be the agent ofser la causa de
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agent [ˈeɪdʒənt]
noun
1 (for company, sports personality, actor) agente (m); representante (m); (Jur) apoderadoaapoderada (m) (f);a apoderada (Pol) delegadoadelegada (m) (f);a delegada (undercover) agente (m)
his father acts as his agent su padre actúa como su representante
his agent told Thames TV there as no possibility of filming until at least February he was a retired district purchasing agent for a steel company About one-half of the company's stores are agents for the lottery and sell scratchcards the software supplier that acts as UK agent for Mercury
2 (US) (station master) jefeajefa (m) (f) de estación;a jefa
3 (Chem) agente (m)
chemical agent agente (m) químico
4 (catalyst)
she has portrayed herself as an agent of change se ha descrito a sí misma como agente or propulsora or motor del cambio
he campaigned as an agent of change
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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