What does spying mean?

Definitions for spying
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. spying(noun)

    keeping a secret or furtive watch

  2. spying, undercover work(noun)

    the act of keeping a secret watch for intelligence purposes

  3. detection, catching, espial, spying, spotting(noun)

    the act of detecting something; catching sight of something

Wiktionary

  1. spying(Noun)

    espionage

Webster Dictionary

  1. Spying

    of Spy

How to pronounce spying?

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    Alex
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How to say spying in sign language?

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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. Stephen Grey:

    You ca n’t keep someone in a terrorist cell for a long time. It’s too dangerous even for low-level spying.

  2. Tayyip Erdogan:

    This has nothing to do with press freedom. This is a case of spying.

  3. Tim Berners-Lee:

    It controls what people see, creates mechanisms for how people interact, it’s been great, but spying, blocking sites, repurposing people’s content, taking you to the wrong websites — that completely undermines the spirit of helping people create.

  4. Ehsan Sehgal:

    The investigation is to find the crime; whereas, the spying is to commit the crime.

  5. Chancellor Angela Merkel:

    Spying among friends is not at all acceptable.

Images & Illustrations of spying

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