Narc meaning

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A law enforcement officer who deals with narcotics violations.
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A local or federal police agent charged with enforcing the laws restricting the use of narcotics, hallucinogenic drugs, etc.
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(slang) A narcotics squad police officer.
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(slang) Alternative spelling of nark (spy)
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(slang) Alternative spelling of nark.

“If you narc on me, I'll rip your arms off", said Tim to his little brother, as he passed him a cigarette.

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(slang) To suffer from impaired judgment due to nitrogen narcosis (e.g. while scuba diving).
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Origin of narc

  • Short for narcotics agent
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • Short for "narcosis", etymologically related to the first etymology (from "narcotics officer") but instead referring to the medical condition of nitrogen narcosis rather than to narcotics.
    From Wiktionary
  • Alternate spelling of nark, influenced by narc (“narcotics officer").
    From Wiktionary
  • Abbreviation of "narcotics officer".
    From Wiktionary