Definition of Agent in English :
Define Agent in English
Agent meaning in English
Meaning of Agent in English
Pronunciation of Agent in English
Agent pronunciation in English
Pronounce Agent in Englishsee synonyms of agent
an active and efficient cause; capable of producing a certain effect
Example Sentences:'their research uncovered new disease agents'
a representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations
a substance that exerts some force or effect
a businessman who buys or sells for another in exchange for a commission
6. agent, agentive role
the semantic role of the animate entity that instigates or causes the happening denoted by the verb in the clause
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