Drop a dime (slang)
Type: noun, slang
Also spelled or known as: Droppin’ a dime
Related: Drop, Dropping a dime
What does Drop a dime mean?
To snitch or tell on someone.
Drop a dime Synonyms: Rat, Snitched, Tell
Example sentence: “Don’t drop a dime on the party we had last night.”
Drop a dime in songs:
“‘Cause niggas drop a dime on you like a couple nickels” – Lil Wayne, My Nigga (Remix).
“You was tellin’ you would drop a dime on ’em” – Sleepy Hallow, Flows.
“Boy Ya Actin, ya get caught in that jam, and drop a dime” – Lud Fe, 187.
“Get that dollar and don’t drop a dime” – Gunna, Drippin’.