Translation of nark in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /nɑːrk; nɑːk/


  • (British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar] [dated/anticuado] (copper's) nark soplón, (masculine, feminine) [colloquial/familiar]
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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.

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