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agent
'eɪdʒənt
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The semantic role of the animate entity that instigates or causes the happening denoted by the verb in the clause.
  2. An active and efficient cause; capable of producing a certain effect.
  3. A businessman who buys or sells for another in exchange for a commission.
  4. A representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations.
  5. Any agent or representative of a federal agency or bureau.
  6. A substance that exerts some force or effect.
Hyphenationa•gent
Part of Speech(名) noun
Matching Results
媒介méijièintermediary; vehicle; vector; medium; media
动因dòngyīnmotivation; moving force; underlying force; agent
代理人dàilǐ rénagent
行为者xíngwéi zhědoer
经纪人jīngjì rénbroker; middleman; agent; manager
药剂yàojìmedicine; medicament; drug; chemical compound
代理商dàilǐ shāngagent
施事shīshì(ling.) agent
仲介zhòngjièmiddleman; agent; broker
掮客qiánkèbroker; agent
经手人jīngshǒu rénthe person in-charge; agent; broker
原动力yuán dònglìmotive force; prime mover; first cause; agent
探员tànyuándetective; investigator; agent
主体zhǔtǐmain part; bulk; body; subject; agent
中介zhōngjièto act as intermediary; to link; intermediate; inter-; agency; agent
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