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rat fink

1. One who is regarded as a traitor for reporting criminal activity to the police. Primarily heard in US. The gang was determined to find the rat fink who told the police about their illegal activities.
2. An unpleasant person. Mike is such a rat fink that I can't even stand being in the same room as him.
See also: fink, rat

fink on someone

Sl. to inform parents, the authorities, etc. on someone. You're not going to fink on me, are you? Chuck finked on all of us.
See also: fink, on

fink out (on someone or something)

Sl. to decide not to cooperate with someone or something (after all). Come on, don't fink out on us now. Bob finked out on the plan.
See also: fink, out


1. n. an informer; a stool (pigeon). (see also rat fink.) Taylor has turned into a fink. She can’t be trusted.
2. Go to fink (on someone).
3. n. any strange or undesirable person. You are being such a fink. Stop it!

fink (on someone)

in. to inform on someone. Rocko never finks on his friends.
See also: fink, on



fink out (on someone/something)

in. to decide not to cooperate with someone or something (after all). Come on, don’t fink out on us now.
See also: fink, on, out, something

fink out

See also: fink, out

rat fink

n. an informer. (see also rat.) That guy is nothing but a rat fink. A dirty squealer!
See also: fink, rat
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Fink says fewer than 1 percent of his customers are dissatisfied.
2) Robert Fink, left, his wife, Bridggette, and employees Manuel Hamlin and Christopher Basiul play with some dogs at Laughlin Kennels.
I knew I could give any child a good home and love them and take the bumps as they went,'' Fink said.
Fink still stays in contact with nearly all of her foster children.
It's so funny how all these years, they still remember me and I get cards and updated school pictures,'' said Fink, who also maintains relationships with her adopted children's biological relatives.
For eighteen years Stephan Fink has performed loyal and excellent work in state-church relations.
Now Fink, deeply hurt and outraged, feels compelled to fight for both his honor and his old position.
Fink eventually will end up dividing the world into friends and enemies, only to discover soon that even his friends have long since tired of his crusade for justice and that the world considers him for what he rightfully is: a nuisance and a trouble-maker for all except himself.
We are shocked that the New York Daily News, and especially Mitchell Fink, who is well acquainted with our company, did not even call for comment or verification before printing this inflammatory item," stated Claus Preute, President and U.
Basinger never made these comments -- which Fink admitted was not true.
He says he feels like a new human,'' said Domonic Finks.
Deren Finks, an Azusa resident and dean of admissions and financial aid for Harvey Mudd College, was diagnosed with kidney failure in 1996.
Domonic Finks, a former paramedic, said he has seen what kidney patients on dialysis have to go through.
I'd rather give up a kidney then have him dialyzed three times a week,'' Finks said.