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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone acting as an informer or decoy for the police.

Usage examples (35)
  • Widmark is aces, as is Thelma Ritter playing Jo, a veteran stoolie.
  • "I'm not joking and I don't think you're a stoolie," she said calmly.
  • The entire force and every stoolie in Montreal will be watching for him.
  • "But remember, if he's a stoolie, you're the bird that's going to get it." for more
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