Synonyms of informer in English:


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1‘the police had a good network of informers’



betrayer, traitor, Judas, collaborator, double-crosser, fifth columnist, double agent, spy, infiltrator, plant, turncoat

North American tattletale

informal rat, squealer, stool pigeon, stoolie, telltale, tale teller, whistle-blower, snake in the grass, canary, snitch, peacher

British informal grass, supergrass, nark, snout, nose

Scottish informal clype

Northern Irish Scottish informal tout

North American informal fink

NZ Australian informal fizgig, pimp, shelf

archaic intelligencer, beagle