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Synonyms for blacklegˈblækˌlɛg

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scab, strikebreaker, blackleg, rat(verb)

    someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike

    betrayer, git, puke, rotter, dirty dog, strikebreaker, stinker, informer, scab, squealer, skunk, scum bag, bum, lowlife, rat, so-and-so, stinkpot, blackleg, crumb, blabber

  2. fink, scab, rat, blackleg(verb)

    take the place of work of someone on strike

    give away, snitch, scab, tell on, confess, fink, rat, betray, denounce, shit, shop, blackleg, squeal, grass, stag

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. blackleg(n.)

    gambler, sharper, swindler

  2. blackleg(n.)

    [U. S.] hush-money, bribe to keep silence

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. blackleg

    Synonyms include black quarter, Chabert's disease, charbon symptomatique, emphysematous anthrax, quarter evil, quarter ill, symptomatic anthrax

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