Phrasal Verb 'rat'

We have 4 phrasal verb definition related to 'rat'.

Rat on

Meaning:

Inform authorities about someone's wrongdoings

Example:

She RATTED ON her neighbours to the police because they were smuggling alcohol from France.

Rat on

Meaning:

Fail to keep a promise

Example:

He always RATS ON his promises.

Rat out

Meaning:

Inform the authorities about someone

Example:

He RATTED me OUT to the police.

Rat through

Meaning:

Look for something hurriedly

Example:

I RATTED THROUGH the papers on my desk but couldn't find the letter.