Stool pigeon and Yenta

Stool pigeon

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Stool pigeon noun – A person who provides information about another's wrongdoing.
Yenta and stool pigeon are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Yenta" instead a noun phrase "Stool pigeon".
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Yenta noun – A person who habitually reveals personal or sensational facts about others.
Usage example: the couple's loud quarrel had the building's yentas yapping for a week

Stool pigeon and yenta are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Stool pigeon" instead a noun "Yenta".
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Yenta or Stool pigeon. 2016. Accessed April 13, 2021.

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