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squealer

slang A derogatory term for someone who notifies authority figures about illegal or prohibited activity or those who commit such activity; a snitch or tattler. Don't worry, boss—we'll send that squealer to the bottom of the Hudson in a pair of concrete boots. You're little brother is such a squealer, Tommy! If we do the slightest thing wrong, he goes and blabs about it to your parents!

squealer

1. n. an informer. (Underworld.) Some squealer let the cops know what was going to happen.
2. n. a pig; a piglet. They sent their squealers to market at just the right time.
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Passive control methods such as squealer, partial squealer, and winglet blade tip designs are widely used in order to reduce the effects of leakage flow.
This fact is an additional explanation for the recruiting of squealers among the prisoners.
Squealers and collaborators are called in the Jewish tradition Moser ("giver" in Hebrew), or Masor.
Because the role of Squealer calls upon you to sustain and feed the personality myth of the leader while dumbing down the intelligence of the public through a cocktail of daily falsehoods and intense psychological warfare, the first thing all Squealers do is to arrogate to themselves the singular authority to define patriotism and designate who is a patriot and who is a villain.
We ran the swamps of Georgia from our Florida home in the '70s, peeling squealers off the tree tops and ambushing wigeon, rails and anything else we could in ?
Reasonable voices counselling gradual change get cast aside for squealers about human rights, who happily ignore the rights of countless others, whose "rights" they infringe with mindless calls for "freedom" which should be absolute for them, but bind others.
Anyhow, at 3.45 the covers came off, the brollies went down and the Scrabble boards were folded away, then out came the game's two loudest squealers.
Just got back from Devils v Squealers. We lost 4-2 - man-of-the-match for Steelers was Carson the ref.
The Soho Square squealers know this is one trip England supporters - even the few well-behaved - should not be allowed to make.
A gutter-based attack on all the dirty rotten squealers saved Bill's operation.
Forget what you've heard: Squealers can be decoyed.
That's not our way, we are not squealers.'' Moyes, meanwhile, has indicated there could be a few fresh faces arriving to push Everton's European bid when the transfer window reopens next week.
Your squealers are armed to the hilt with wacky weapons, including madness gas and jet packs.