verb (used with object)
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of agent
OTHER WORDS FROM agentcoun·ter·a·gent, nounin·ter·a·gent, nounsu·per·a·gent, nounun·der·a·gent, noun
Words nearby agent
Example sentences from the Web for agent
To challenge an appraisal, review it with your agent and look for discrepancies.
A special agent for the state wound up producing a report for prosecution, but the San Diego County district attorney’s office decided against it.Sheriff’s Department Made Excuses for Captain Who Pleaded Guilty to Arms Dealing|Jesse Marx|September 23, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Aranha thinks that a multi-agent approach, where several AIs work independently to build structures informed by their immediate surroundings, could lead to more coherent and realistic designs.AI planners in Minecraft could help machines design better cities|Will Heaven|September 22, 2020|MIT Technology Review
This program is for lawyers, financial planners, real estate agents, photographers, event planners, and tax specialists.A new era has arrived in local search: Google’s Local Trust Pack|Justin Sanger|September 18, 2020|Search Engine Land
While the the system assists the agent towards the right answer using machine-learning models trained on prior similar, successfully resolved cases and on the customer’s previous interactions with the company.From support function to growth engine: The future of AI and customer service|Jason Sparapani|September 17, 2020|MIT Technology Review
My agent at the time sent that tape to SNL and then they asked me to come in for an audition.Coffee Talk with Fred Armisen: On ‘Portlandia,’ Meeting Obama, and Taylor Swift’s Greatness|Marlow Stern|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
I could complain about how, two out of eight episodes in, Agent Carter is in no hurry to introduce its real villain.
To my own surprise, last year I started a book club, which includes writers, editors and an agent.Daphne Merkin on Lena Dunham, Book Criticism, and Self-Examination|Mindy Farabee|December 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In a neat line, his agent, beginning a bidding war, promised: “Michiko Kakutani will flip for this.”
When his agent asked if he missed his wife, his mind flashed to an image of Alison.
Besides, I hardly think that either he or his agent would have troubled to carry away an empty basin as a momento of the deed.The Tree of Knowledge|Mrs. Baillie Reynolds
In his inmost soul it was his inmost aspiration to be an agent for enthroning here on earth the equity of God.Abraham Lincoln's Cardinal Traits;|Clark S. Beardslee
The man who threatens with the shoulder is more passionate; but he is not the agent, he is passive.Delsarte System of Oratory|Various
He was the agent of a vast and centralized authority, an authority against which there could be no opposition.The Shadow|Arthur Stringer
They are turned over with the merchandise to the agent of the railroad at the point of destination.Up To Date Business|Various