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Kondlo - Rat

Kondlo is a Xitsonga word meaning "Rat" in English. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below.

Definition of rat
- Rat n
- Any of various long-tailed rodents similar to but larger than a mouse
- Someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike [syn: {scab}, {strikebreaker}, {blackleg}]
- A person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible; "only a rotter would do that"; "kill the rat"; "throw the bum out"; "you cowardly little pukes!"; "the British call a contemptible person a `git'" [syn: {rotter}, {dirty dog}, {skunk}, {stinker}, {stinkpot}, {bum}, {puke}, {crumb}, {lowlife}, {scum bag}, {so-and-so}, {git}]
- One who reveals confidential information in return for money [syn: {informer}, {betrayer}, {squealer}, {blabber}]
- A pad (usually made of hair) worn as part of a woman's coiffure v
- Desert one's party or group of friends, for example, for one's personal advantage
- Employ scabs or strike breakers in
- Take the place of work of someone on strike [syn: {scab}, {blackleg}]
- Give (hair) the appearance of being fuller by using a rat
- Catch rats, especially with dogs
- Give away information about somebody; "He told on his classmate who had cheated on the exam" [syn: {denounce}, {tell on}, {betray}, {give away}, {grass}, {shit}, {shop}, {snitch}, {stag}] [also: {ratting}, {ratted}]
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