French translation of 'undercover'
1. [operation, investigation, work] d’infiltration
2. [officer, police] en civil
an undercover agent un agent infiltré
[work] comme agent infiltré
She was working undercover. Elle travaillait comme agent infiltré.
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The main concern of his 300 undercover police spies had always been sniffing out political enemies of the revolutionary government.FINGERPRINTS: Murder and the Race to Uncover the Science of Identity (2002)
But the father works undercover and is always on the move.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
I decided to go undercover and find out.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
When he goes undercover, he discovers flaws in the fundraising operation that could be costing millions.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
An undercover police operation tracked mobile phone calls and meetings between the conspirators.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
But the most dangerous part of his career wasn’t his undercover work.Smithsonian Mag (2017)
But will he finally get some credit as he volunteers to go undercover on a dangerous building site?The Sun (2008)
Detectives then set up an undercover operation to trap the suspects.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
GOVERNMENT workers are being trained to avoid giving benefit claimants details of hardship payments and other emergency funds, an undercover investigation has found.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Her undercover work was instead used to paint a picture of a woman who could not be trusted.The Sun (2010)
IT has to be one of the worst places to go undercover.The Sun (2016)
Motorists who drive dangerously close to cyclists as they overtake are to be targeted by undercover police on bicycles.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Second day in a row working undercover at the turkey farm.The Sun (2011)
The capture follows months of undercover police work and a surveillance operation.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The computer had access to details of hundreds of officers, investigations and undercover operations.The Sun (2008)
Their methods are now more subtle, using the techniques of journalists involved in undercover investigations.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
There are understood to be concerns that any such move might endanger retired undercover officers who used the cover names.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
They were also charged, but cleared at trial, with the murder of an undercover police officer who had them under surveillance over the bullion raid.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Trading standards officers used pretend drunks in an undercover operation to catch out pubs.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Undercover officers watched as he took a fare to Heathrow.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
We've tightened up the way undercover operations can happen.The Sun (2014)
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'undercover' in Other Languages
British English: undercover ADJECTIVE
Undercover work involves secretly obtaining information for the government or the police.
...an undercover operation designed to catch smugglers.
Translation of undercover from the Collins English to French
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