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a government agent or detective charged with the enforcement of laws restricting the use of narcotics.
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Origin of narc
1965–70, Americanism; shortening of narcotic
Definition for narc (2 of 2)
variant of narco- before a vowel: narcoma.
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Example sentences from the Web for narc
Jeff Deeney talks to the dealers, users, and narcs in the “Suzie-Q” black market.
In October, Jeff Deeney talked to the dealers, users, and narcs in the “Suzie-Q” black market.
British Dictionary definitions for narc
/ (nɑːk) /
US slang a narcotics agent
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