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Definition 1: an informer or spy working for the police - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for nark in the sense of this definition

(nark is a kind of ...) one who reveals confidential information in return for money

(nark belongs to a domain located in ...) a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom

Definition 2: a lawman concerned with narcotics violations - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for nark in the sense of this definition

(nark is a kind of ...) an officer of the law

Definition 3: inform or spy (for the police) - [verb of communication]

(nark is a kind of ...) impart knowledge of some fact, state of affairs, or event to

"I informed him of his rights"

Definition 4: cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations - [verb of emotion]

Samples where nark or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me
  • It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves

Synonyms for nark in the sense of this definition

(nark is a kind of ...) give displeasure to

(... is a kind of nark ) irritate

"Her childish behavior really get to me" "His lying really gets me"

(... is a kind of nark ) gnaw into; make resentful or angry

"The injustice rankled her" "his resentment festered"

(... is a kind of nark ) cause to be annoyed, irritated, or resentful

(... is a kind of nark ) trouble or vex

"ruffle somebody's composure"

(... is a kind of nark ) cause annoyance in

(... is a kind of nark ) annoy continually or chronically

"He is known to harry his staff when he is overworked" "This man harasses his female co-workers"

(... is a kind of nark ) provoke the hostility of

"Don't antagonize your boss"

(nark has a similar meaning as ...) feel extreme irritation or anger

"He was chafing at her suggestion that he stay at home while she went on a vacation"

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