How to Pronounce nark?

Correct pronunciation for the word "nark" is [nˈɑːk], [nˈɑːk], [n_ˈɑː_k].

"Nark" in context

Nark is a slag term used to describe a person who is generally disliked for being overly disruptive and for taking actions that are detrimental to the social environment. It can also refer to someone who is a police informant, which is where the term originated. In the United Kingdom, nark is synomomous with being a 'grass'.

In North American usage, the term more commonly implies someone who is overly nosey and controlling, often to the point of being manipulative. Typically these people gossip and make trouble by revealing secrets or gossiping about others.

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