noun, plural a·gen·cies.
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Origin of agency
OTHER WORDS FROM agencysub·a·gen·cy, noun, plural sub·a·gen·cies.un·der·a·gen·cy, noun, plural un·der·a·gen·cies.
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Example sentences from the Web for agency
It would be nice to have it out in the open and talk about ways the agency and employees could help each other.‘I’m worried about my job’: Confessions of a stressed out ACD on homeschooling his son and working from home|Kristina Monllos|August 13, 2020|Digiday
With so many agency staffers looking for work due to months and months of layoffs throughout the industry and fewer open jobs, the market is difficult to manage.‘Like being conned’: Agency employees say that fake job listings are making the already difficult job market even harder|Kristina Monllos|August 10, 2020|Digiday
More recently, agencies have created digital publications and used platforms like Medium to do so.‘Let’s put it out in the world’: Why Code and Theory is creating its own thought leadership publication, Decode|Kristina Monllos|August 6, 2020|Digiday
This time around, agencies are cutting their headcounts once again.
Neither of the agencies will demand advertisers commit a minimum amount of spend to those marketplaces.
Something like fluoride, which is too small for normal filters, yanks away that feeling of agency.
Wisner continues to feel angry toward the agency because she believes she was misled.
Larson, as usual, instills gravitas and agency in an otherwise underwritten character.
It seems like you took a circuitous route, rather than coming up through some agency.Anastasia Ashley, Surfer-Cum-Model, Rides The Viral Internet Wave|James Joiner|December 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Well before the launch of the agency, the founders used their cameras to capture telling snippets of city life.
While it was for this tribe that the agency at Fort Snelling was established, yet the Chippewas often frequented its headquarters.Old Fort Snelling|Marcus L. Hansen
The only possibility of peril which reason suggested was through the agency of that stranger.With Ethan Allen at Ticonderoga|W. Bert Foster
By this agency every post in the northern department was reached.The Remarkable History of the Hudson's Bay Company|George Bryce
Gazing at them, I felt that by my agency something worth living for had been done.The Old Manse (From "Mosses From An Old Manse")|Nathaniel Hawthorne
Warriors continued to slip away from the agency and join the hostiles.The Greater Republic|Charles Morris