Definitions For Agent


  • The semantic role of the animate entity that instigates or causes the happening denoted by the verb in the clause
  • An active and efficient cause; capable of producing a certain effect
  • A businessman who buys or sells for another in exchange for a commission
  • A representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations
  • Any agent or representative of a federal agency or bureau
  • A substance that exerts some force or effect
  • A person who does business for another person : a person who acts on behalf of another
  • A person who tries to get secret information about another country, government, etc.
  • A person or thing that causes something to happen

Is Agent a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Agent is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Agent in a Sentence

  • They worked with a travel agent to plan their vacation.
  • The whitening agent in the detergent is chlorine bleach

Synonyms for Agent

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