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 for squealer
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Squealer \Squeal"er\ (-[~e]r), n.
     1. One who, or that which, squeals.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. (Zool.)
        (a) The European swift.
        (b) The harlequin duck.
        (c) The American golden plover.
            [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: one who reveals confidential information in return for
           money [syn: informer, betrayer, rat, squealer,
      2: domestic swine [syn: hog, pig, grunter, squealer,
         Sus scrofa]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  23 Moby Thesaurus words for "squealer":
     betrayer, blab, blabber, blabberer, blabbermouth, canary, delator,
     fink, informer, narc, nark, peacher, snitch, snitcher, spy,
     stool pigeon, stoolie, talebearer, tattler, tattletale, telltale,
     tipster, whistle-blower

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