Noun Definition

rat

1.Definition: a pad (usually made of hair) worn as part of a woman's coiffure

Category: Objects

2.Definition: a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible

"Only a rotter would do that", "Kill the rat", "Throw the bum out", "You cowardly little pukes!", "The British call a contemptible person a `git'"

Related Noun(s):git, stinkpot, scum bag, stinker, lowlife, crumb, rotter, puke, skunk

Category: People

3.Definition: any of various long-tailed rodents similar to but larger than a mouse

Category: Animals

4.Definition: one who reveals confidential information in return for money

Related Noun(s):squealer, blabber, informer, betrayer

Category: People

5.Definition: someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike

Related Noun(s):strikebreaker, blackleg, scab

Category: People