Definition of KGB in English:

KGB

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proper noun

  • The state security police (1954–91) of the former Soviet Union with responsibility for external espionage, internal counterintelligence, and internal “crimes against the state.”.

Pronunciation

KGB

/ˌkā ˌjē ˈbē/ /ˌkeɪ ˌdʒi ˈbi/

Origin

Russian, abbreviation of Komitet gosudarstvennoĭ bezopasnosti ‘Committee of State Security’.