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English definition of “dobber”

dobber

noun [C]     /ˈdɒb.ər/ US  /ˈdɑː.bɚ/ Australian English informal disapproving
a person who secretly tells someone in authority that someone else has done something wrongPeople who reveal secrets and tell tales → Compare sneak noun, telltale noun
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