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snitch on (one)
To inform against a criminal or wrongdoer to a figure of authority. I'm afraid the mafia will make a hit on me since I snitched on them to the police about their money-laundering operation. Why would you snitch on me to the teacher like that?
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snitch on someone
to tattle on someone. You wouldn't snitch on me, would you? Timmy snitched on his older brother.
To disclose incriminating information about someone: She snitched on the coworker who had been stealing petty cash. He snitched on his little brother for breaking the vase.
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