Spitzel translation English | German-English dictionary

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Spitzel  

Spit•zel      m   , -s, -   (=Informant)   informer  
(=Spion)  
spy  
(=Schnüffler)  
snooper  
(=Polizeispitzel)  
police informer, nark inf  
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

spitzeln, Spitze, spitz, spitzen

"Spitzel": examples and translations in context
Er ist im Grunde ein Spitzel. He's a snitch, basically.
Sie war ein Spitzel für einen Polizisten. She was a snitch for the cop.
Ich denke, Costello hat vielleicht einen Spitzel in unserer Einheit. I think Costello's got a spy inside the Special Investigation Unit.
Die Gerüchte, Takao hätte den Spitzel entkommen lassen. Takao didn't let the spy go
Ich kenne ein paar Spitzel in der Stadt. I have a stoolie in the City.
Dieser Spitzel hat Erfolg auf ganzer Linie. That stoolie is sure batting a thousand.
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