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snitch

verb [I] (TELL SECRETLY)    /snɪtʃ/ informal disapproving
to secretly tell someone in authority that someone else has done something bad , often in order to cause trouble : He snitched to my boss that I'd been making long-distance calls at work ! She's always snitching on someone.Revealing secrets and becoming known snitch     noun [C] informal disapproving You little snitch!People who reveal secrets and tell tales
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