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American English: /nɑrk/
British English: /nɑːk/

Translation of nark in Spanish:


  • (British English) [colloquial] [dated] (copper's) nark
    soplón, (-plona) (masculine, feminine) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • 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.

transitive verb

  • to get narked
    cabrearse or (Spain) (Mexico) [vulgar] encabronarse [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • 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.

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