from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One who reveals wrongdoing within an organization to the public or to those in positions of authority: "The Pentagon's most famous whistleblower is . . . hoping to get another chance to search for government waste” ( Washington Post).
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- n. Alternative form of whistle-blower.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an informant who exposes wrongdoing within an organization in the hope of stopping it
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