Ratfink - definition of ratfink by The Free Dictionary
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A person regarded as contemptible, obnoxious, or otherwise undesirable.
slang chiefly US and Canadian a contemptible or undesirable person
[C20: from rat + fink]
fink (fɪŋk) Slang. n.
1. a strikebreaker.
2. a labor spy.
3. an informer.
4. a contemptible person. v.i.
5. to inform to the police; squeal.
6. to act as a strikebreaker; scab.
7. fink out, to renege.
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This might happen possibly when his ratfink
father has an attack of conscience a few years down the line.
This weekend marks the first-of-its-kind convention of avid collectors of Funko Wacky Wobblers, those bobbing-head figurines that have given baby boomers nostalgic rapture over everything from Underdog and Smokey Bear to Cap'n Crunch and Ratfink
For our first Christmas together, he sent me a company card with the message, "To the one who's always there, from the ratfink
who never is.