spymaster

[ spahy-mas-ter, -mah-ster ]
/ ˈspaɪˌmæs tər, -ˌmɑ stər /

noun

an espionage agent who directs a network of subordinate agents.

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Origin of spymaster

First recorded in 1940–45; spy + master
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