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Noun

Singular
spy

Plural
spies

spy (spies)
  1. A person who secretly watches and examines the actions of other individuals or organizations and gathers information on them (usually to gain an advantage)

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Verb

Infinitive
to spy

Third person singular
spies

Simple past
spied

Past participle
-

Present participle
spying

to spy (third-person singular simple present spies, present participle spying, simple past and past participle spied)
  1. (intransitive) To act as a spy.
    During the Cold War, Russia and America would each spy on each other for recon.
  2. (transitive) To spot at a distance.
    I think I can spy that hot guy coming over here.

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Norwegian

Noun

spy n. (definite singular spyet; uncountable)

  1. (colloquial) barf, vomit

Verb

Infinitive
spy
Present tense
spyr
Past tense
spydde
Past participle
spydd
Present participle
spyende


  1. (colloquial) barf, throw up, vomit

Swedish

Verb

Conjugations of spy
Infinitive spy
Present tense spyr
Past tense spydde
Supine spytt
Imperative spy
Present participle spyende
Past participle spydd

spy

  1. throw up, vomit

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