stool·​ie | \ ˈstü-lē How to pronounce stoolie (audio) \

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Examples of stoolie in a Sentence

told the mule that if he ever turned stoolie, he'd end up spilling his guts in more ways than one
Recent Examples on the Web At one point my head was whipped back and forth like a mafia stoolie being slapped silly by his don. Washington Post, "Gene Weingarten: A few (end of) life hacks for the young geezers," 24 Aug. 2019

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First Known Use of stoolie

1924, in the meaning defined above

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“Stoolie.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 18 January 2020.

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