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  • undercover work — noun the act of keeping a secret watch for intelligence purposes • Syn: ↑spying • Derivationally related forms: ↑spy (for: ↑spying) • Hypernyms: ↑intelligence, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Leisure Suit Larry 5: Passionate Patti Does a Little Undercover Work — Leisure Suit Larry 5: Passionate Patti Does a Little Undercover Work  пятая игра в серии графических приключенческих игр от Sierra Entertainment  Leisure Suit Larry. Это первая игра серии с 256 цветной графикой и полностью заточенным… …   Википедия

  • undercover — ☆ undercover [un΄dər kuv′ər ] adj. acting or carried out in secret [undercover work as a spy] …   English World dictionary

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  • work — I n. labor 1) to do work (they never do any work) 2) to begin; quit, stop work (they quit work at one o clock) 3) to take on work 4) to undo smb. s work 5) backbreaking, hard; delicate; demanding; dirty, scut; easy, light; exhausting, tiring;… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • undercover — [[t]ʌ̱ndə(r)kʌ̱və(r)[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n Undercover work involves secretly obtaining information for the government or the police. ...an undercover operation designed to catch drug smugglers. ...undercover FBI agents. ...undercover reporters. ADV …   English dictionary

  • work — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 effort/product of effort ADJECTIVE ▪ hard ▪ It s hard work trying to get him to do a few things for himself. ▪ It doesn t require skill it s a matter of sheer hard work. ▪ arduous, back breakin …   Collocations dictionary

  • undercover — un|der|cov|er [ˌʌndəˈkʌvə US dərˈkʌvər] adj [only before noun] undercover work is done secretly by the police in order to catch criminals or find out information ▪ an undercover investigation undercover policeman/cop/agent etc ▪ undercover… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • undercover — adjective she does undercover work for the insurance company Syn: covert, secret, clandestine, incognito, underground, surreptitious, furtive, cloak and dagger, stealthy, hidden, concealed, backstairs, closet; informal hush hush, sneaky, on the… …   Thesaurus of popular words

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