What does spying mean?

Definitions for spying
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. spyingnoun

    keeping a secret or furtive watch

  2. spying, undercover worknoun

    the act of keeping a secret watch for intelligence purposes

  3. detection, catching, espial, spying, spottingnoun

    the act of detecting something; catching sight of something

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  1. spyingnoun

    espionage

Webster Dictionary

  1. Spying

    of Spy

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of spying in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of spying in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of spying in a Sentence

  1. Andy McCarthy:

    For all the strident claims about how the Clinton campaign pushed the government's law-enforcement and intelligence apparatus into spying on President Trump, Special Counsel Durham has thus far charged no crimes along those lines. The indictment of Democratic Party lawyer Michael Sussmann merely alleges that he lied to the FBI to conceal that he was working for the Clinton campaign and tech executive Rodney Joffe, that said, though, it is just breathtaking to watch the media-Democrat complex, which hyped Robert Mueller’s every move in the bogus Trump-Russia ‘collusion’ caper,suddenly develop laryngitis in the matter of Durham’s probe -- that is, when it is not outright hostile.

  2. Marco Rubio:

    Making changes to their board and a fine won't stop them from spying and stealing from us. But this is too important to be over. We will begin working on veto-proof congressional action.

  3. William Barr:

    I think spying on a political campaign is a big deal.

  4. James Clapper:

    No, they were not, they were spying on -- a term I don't particularly like -- but on what the Russians were doing. Trying to understand were the Russians infiltrating, trying to gain access, trying to gain leverage or influence which is what they do.

  5. Chancellor Angela Merkel:

    The range of threats spans cyber-spying and sabotage to cyber war.

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