|1.||[ noun ] (British) an informer or spy working for the police|
|Related terms:||informer UK|
|2.||[ verb ] inform or spy (for the police)|
|3.||[ verb ] cause annoyance in; disturb, esp. by minor irritations|
|Synonyms:||bother annoy irritate vex nettle devil get_at gravel chafe rile get_to rag|
: "Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me" "It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves"
|Related terms:||displease harass antagonize ruffle torment get grate peeve fret chafe botheration mischief annoyance pique tease irritant aggravation annoyance|
|4.||[ noun ] (law) a lawman concerned with narcotics violations|