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

Scottish Northern Irish informal tout

North American informal fink

Australian NZ informal fizgig, pimp, shelf

archaic intelligencer, beagle