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noun as in accomplice

noun as in cognoscente

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The core of GameStop's quick cash-in problem was the SEC's insider trading rules, which define a specific "trading window" schedule outlining when company insiders can and can't trade on quarterly earnings results that haven't yet been made public.

The inclusion of both films in that race were something of a surprise – especially the latter, given that Sia’s acclaimed cinematic debut is still mostly unseen by all but a few industry insiders.

A security team within JPMorgan Chase ran special ops to look for insider threats by monitoring the bank’s employees.

All military personnel, including members of the National Guard, have undergone a background investigation, are subject to continuous evaluation and are enrolled in an insider threat program.

At the time, three major city leases were about to expire, and Filner and other insiders had concluded the city needed a comprehensive real estate strategy.

The family behind Sotto Sotto says that they plan to rebuild, but an insider tells me it may be a while.

A palace insider however insisted to the Daily Beast today that the Queen was not about to abdicate.

A network insider insisted: “No expletives were uttered by Mr Mason in the recording of his rant.”

But one former company insider says knockoff screws were mixed in with real ones.

When I asked a tea-party insider recently which Senate races were most important to his movement, he named Sasse first.

If the insider keeps his eyes wide open and waits long enough his chance will come.

Hereafter, for at least seven years, the Federation was an "insider" in the national government.

A triangular opening faced towards the bows of the ship, so that the insider commanded a complete view forward.

But then, you know, the insider sometimes has a better chance than the outsider.

The disputants know instinctively that an outsider can see the difficulty better than an insider.


On this page you'll find 54 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to insider, such as: abettor, accomplice, aid, aide, assistant, and associate.

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