Definitions
stool pigeon Tweet Definition of stool pigeon Like Definition of stool pigeon on Facebook
noun 
  1. (slang) A decoy or an informer, especially one who is a spy for the police.
Etymology: From the act of tying or even nailing a pigeon to a stool to act as a decoy for hunters.


Supplemental Details:Sponsor an extended definition for stool pigeon for as little as $10 per month. Click here to contact us.

     
  

 Find:
  Words Starting With:
  Words Ending With:
  Words Containing:
  Words That Match:

 
 Translate Into:
  
Dutch   French   German
  
Italian   Spanish
    Show results per page.

Browse the Dictionary
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

   
Dictionary content provided from Wiktionary.org under the GNU Free Documentation License
Allwords Copyright 1998-2019 All rights reserved.