What do the following slang terms mean to spies?

Black-Bag Job.

An agent’s work, from bribery to breaking and entering.

Demote Maximally.

To purge an organization by killing.

The Firm.

The British Secret Service.

The Company.

The CIA.


A murder handled so deftly that death appears to be accidental or from natural causes.


An agent’s fake biography, used as a cover.


Female spies who seek to compromise members of the opposition.


Specially treated sodium pentothol, or truth serum.