spying
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈspaɪ.ɪŋ/
Verb
  1. present participle of spy#English|spy
Noun

spying

  1. espionage
    • 1980, Amélie Rorty, Explaining Emotions (page 472)
      There are two ways in which the obsessive character of jealousy tends to exert itself: one is in the need to know, the endless tests and investigations and spyings that are so characteristic of jealousy.



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