The definition of an agent is a person or group of people that represent another person or that takes action for other people.(noun)
Someone who schedules appearances for a musical group is an example of an agent.
An agent is defined as someone or something that makes something happen.(noun)
A bee taking pollen from flower to flower is an example of the bee being an agent for pollination.
See agent in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L agens (gen. agentis), prp. of agere, act
intransitive verb, transitive verb
See agent in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Latin agēns, agent-
Origin: , present participle of agere, to do; see ag- in Indo-European roots.
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