Definition of snitch in English:
1 [with object] Steal.
- After all, these nightly visitors aren't there to snitch snapdragons or pilfer peas.
- Then the tantrums for not getting the right colour - or a sibling snitching the only one that was wanted - and so on.
- So, I snitched a pack, and a spare lighter, and repaired to the study.
2 [no object] Inform on someone: she wouldn’t tell who snitched on me
More example sentences
- The audience hooted and hollered… and I looked around for those awful, horrible 13-year-old baseball playing boys, who had obviously snitched on us.
- If it's any consolation to you, you haven't snitched on anyone.
- What's more, officials have handed out around 2,000 yuan in rewards to people snitching on illegal sites.
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late 17th century: of unknown origin.
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