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stool pigeon

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of stool pigeon

  1. a person who provides information about another's wrongdoing <the FBI finally got a break when one of the mob boss's top henchmen turned stool pigeon> Synonyms betrayer, canary [slang], deep throat, fink, informant, nark [British], rat, rat fink, snitch, snitcher, squealer, stoolie, informer, talebearer, tattler, tattletale, telltale, whistle-blowerRelated Words collaborator; blabber, blabbermouth, gossip, gossiper, leaker; snoop, snooper, spy; notifier




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