stoolie


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Synonyms for stoolie

one who gives incriminating information about others

Synonyms for stoolie

someone acting as an informer or decoy for the police

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In the first of several gripping set pieces, the cops monitor the meeting between Hon and his Thai contact (Chaucharew Wichai), with Chan secretly sending Morse-code messages to Wong while Lau passes info back to Hon that he has a stoolie in his midst.
His biggest stab at movies, The Stoolie, sank without trace.
Our stoolie on the inside tells us that even that audience thought Tyson's actions were criminal.
Kagarlitsky's particular image is borrowed from the Soviet writer David Granin's embodiment of "talent" in Pushkin and "mediocrity" in his contemporary Faddei Bulgarin, a journalist cum police stoolie.
Caught between the men is putative stoolie Canary Jim (a physically miscast, if commendably agile, Lynch), who will do little to risk his imminent parole.
Teamsters president Jackie Presser, perhaps taking his cue from Ronald Reagan's stoolie days in Hollywood, signed on in the early 1970s as an F.