Rat

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Definition

a rat: a rodent, a small animal with sharp teeth (often lives in sewers)
noun

to rat (on someone): to denounce (someone), to tell the authorities a secret (about someone)
verb

Examples

  • "The walls are all green and dirty and humid, there are rats, and it smells like death."
  • "I hope you have found a nice apartment for me today, without rats!"
  • "Jean : There was a big rat!"
  • "It also has no rats and no mouldy walls and it's in my price range."
  • "Hannah : Rats!"
  • "No pigeons were harmed in the making of this film, although there are those who say they're pests, rats with wings."

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