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stool pigeon

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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

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“Stool pigeon.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stool%20pigeon. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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