whistle-blower definition by Webster's New World
a person who reports or informs on a wrongdoer, as in a government agency
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- whistle-blowing noun
whistle-blower - Investment & Finance Definition
An employee who publicly alleges wrongdoing at his or her company or who reports this information to appropriate government agencies.