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nark

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noun \ˈnärk\

Definition of nark

British

  1. :  stool pigeon 1

Examples of nark in a Sentence

  1. he began to suspect that there was a nark in his organization who was tipping off Scotland Yard

Origin and Etymology of nark

perhaps from Romany nak nose


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nark

noun

less common spelling of

slang

  1. :  a person (such as a government agent) who investigates narcotics violations


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nark

verb

Definition of nark

British

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  irritate, annoy

Examples of nark in a Sentence

  1. during the war some of the British were narked by their American allies, who were perceived as arrogant

Origin and Etymology of nark

origin unknown


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