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G-man

slang An FBI agent. The "G" is thought to have originally been an abbreviation for "government." Come on, that guy definitely looks like a G-man, and if a G-man is tailing us, then they must know about our Ponzi scheme!

G-man

(ˈdʒimæn)
n. a government investigative agent; an FBI agent. The G-men busted in and started shooting.
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