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Synonyms for snitchsnɪtʃ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fink, snitch, snitcher, stoolpigeon, stool pigeon, stoolie, sneak, sneaker, canary(verb)

    someone acting as an informer or decoy for the police

    fink, stool pigeon, pilferer, canary bird, sneak, stoolie, canary, tennis shoe, canary yellow, stalker, sneaker, stoolpigeon, sneak thief, snitch, prowler, snitcher, gym shoe

  2. hook, snitch, thieve, cop, knock off, glom(verb)

    take by theft

    "Someone snitched my wallet!"

    thieve, cop, betray, hook, neutralise, nobble, fling off, cabbage, shave, liquidate, nail, collar, rob, accost, overcharge, arrest, nab, dash off, snitch, lift, surcharge, soak, abstract, neutralize, sneak, shit, do in, give away, pilfer, filch, scratch off, gazump, solicit, snare, toss off, purloin, snarf, stag, crochet, plume, pluck, apprehend, shop, pinch, swipe, grass, pick up, drop, denounce, knock off, addict, tell on, fleece, glom, waste, rat

  3. denounce, tell on, betray, give away, rat, grass, shit, shop, snitch, stag(verb)

    give away information about somebody

    "He told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam"

    thieve, cop, betray, hook, buy at, stag, let on, mark, stool, reveal, spy, disclose, deceive, expose, defecate, fail, take a shit, frequent, sell, browse, bewray, snoop, snitch, make, brand, fink, lead astray, ca-ca, cheat, shit, give away, grass, break, wander, sleuth, sponsor, crap, shop, glom, grass over, divulge, stigmatize, patronise, shop at, stigmatise, knock off, blackleg, bring out, take a crap, denounce, cuckold, unwrap, patronize, tell on, cheat on, discover, scab, rat, let out


  1. snitch(verb)

    To inform on.

    stool pigeon, mole, grass, rat

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

informer, hyena, c.i., informant, rat, mole, squealer, balance, narc, traitor, cl

Translations for snitch

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • واشArabic
  • udavačCzech
  • sladrehank, tyveknægt, stikker, forræder, tyvDanish
  • Spitzel, stibitzen, petzen, verpfeifen, klauen, verpetzenGerman
  • delatar, mangar, chivato, chivata, soplón, chivar, delator, ladrón, sapo, ladrona, robar, hurtarSpanish
  • varas, voro, kannella, kähveltää, pihistää, vasikoida, varastaa, vasikka, ilmiantaja, kieliäFinnish
  • dénonciateur, balance, indic, voleuse, voler, délateur, informateur, voleur, indicateur, piquerFrench
  • מלשין, הלשיןHebrew
  • spicli, besúgó, vamzerHungarian
  • spia, rubare, informare, pentito, traditore, grattare, delatore, fare la spia, sgraffignare, fare la soffiata, rubacchiareItalian
  • 密告者Japanese
  • sladre, sladrehankNorwegian
  • donosiciel, kapuś, nochal, kinol, złodziejPolish
  • delatar, dedurarPortuguese
  • шнобель, доносчик, вор, доносчица, нос, рубильник, пятак, воровка, стукачка, стукач, ворюга, воришкаRussian
  • snatta, snattare, tjalla, sno, skvallerbytta, gola, knycka, skvallra, tjallareSwedish

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