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Definitions of rat:
  • noun:   any of various long-tailed rodents similar to but larger than a mouse
  • noun:   a pad (usually made of hair) worn as part of a woman's coiffure
  • noun:   one who reveals confidential information in return for money
  • noun:   a person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible
    Example: "Kill the rat"
  • noun:   someone who works (or provides workers) during a strike
  • verb:   employ scabs or strike breakers in
  • verb:   desert one's party or group of friends, for example, for one's personal advantage
  • verb:   catch rats, especially with dogs
  • verb:   give (hair) the appearance of being fuller by using a rat
  • verb:   take the place of work of someone on strike
  • verb:   give away information about somebody

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