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dime dropper

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dime dropper

noun phrase

An informer; fink: Somebody that talks, turns state's evidence on you, a dime dropper (1960s+ Underworld & prison)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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