There are 2 definitions of nark in English:

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informal

noun

  • 1British A police informer: I’m not a copper’s nark
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    • The opprobrium that once attached to informers, snitches, snouts, shoppers and narks in all walks of life no longer exists.
    • I wonder if the Canadian police could consider invoicing narks directly?
    • Then the copper whips off a little advert looking for narks to come forward over this purely political offence.
  • 2Australian /NZ An annoying person or thing.
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    • He would have made his point, saved the pain of being painted a tax nark, while exploiting the Coalition's leadership tension.
    • I admit I can be a nark on the park sometimes but I hate seeing people losing and still looking happy.

verb

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  • Cause annoyance to: women like her nark me
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    • I'd put in eight weeks of training, but the controversy has narked me a bit.
    • This narked a few people, including his apparently unpaid vet and a group who claimed that the animals on his ranch were being treated cruelly.
    • So, well done, your girlfriend, for finding a humorous card that actually did the trick - and I'm not at all surprised that she's narked that you just chucked it out.

Phrases

nark it!

Stop that!.

Origin

mid 19th century: from Romany nāk 'nose'.

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