English version

agent provocateur in Government topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishagent provocateura‧gent pro‧voc‧a‧teur /ˌæʒɒn prɒvɒkəˈtɜː $ ˌɑːʒɑːn proʊvɑːkəˈtɜːr/ noun (plural agents provocateurs (same pronunciation)) [countable]  PGSPYsomeone who is employed to encourage people who are working against a government to do something illegal so that they are caught