snitch n : someone acting as an informer or decoy for the police [syn: fink, snitcher, stoolpigeon, stoolie, sneak, sneaker, canary]
2 give away information about somebody; "He told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam" [syn: denounce, tell on, betray, give away, rat, grass, shit, shop, stag]
- Rhymes with: -ɪtʃ
- To steal, quickly and quietly.
- To inform on.
- To contact or cooperate with the police for any reason.
To inform on
An informer, usually one who betrays his group
- Polish: nochal
Translations to be checked
Snitch may refer to:
- a pejorative term for an informant
- "Snitch", a song from Obie Trice's album Second Round's on Me
- Stop Snitchin' campaign against people who snitch to law enforcement about criminal activity
- Snitch, a New Zealand-based GPS tracking company
- Golden Snitch, a ball in the Quidditch game in the Harry Potter series
- Snitch, 1998 thriller film (aka Monument Ave.) with Denis Leary, Martin Sheen and Billy Crudup
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