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English noun: snitch

1. snitch (person) someone acting as an informer or decoy for the police

Synonymscanary, fink, sneak, sneaker, snitcher, stool pigeon, stoolie, stoolpigeon

Broader (hypernym)betrayer, blabber, informer, rat, squealer

English verb: snitch

1. snitch (possession) take by theft

SamplesSomeone snitched my wallet!.

Synonymscop, glom, hook, knock off, thieve

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)steal

2. snitch (communication) give away information about somebody

SamplesHe told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam.

Synonymsbetray, denounce, give away, grass, rat, shit, shop, stag, tell on

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)inform

Narrower (hyponym)sell out

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