There are 2 definitions of nark in English:

nark1

Syllabification: nark
Pronunciation: /närk
 
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informal

noun

1British A police informer.
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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/New Zealand 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

[with object] British Back to top  
Annoy or exasperate: I was narked at being pushed around
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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.

Origin

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

Phrases

nark it!

British Stop that!.

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There are 2 definitions of nark in English:

nark2

Syllabification: nark
Pronunciation: /närk
 
/

noun

variant spelling of narc.

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