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inform

(Betray), verb accuse, announce, bear witness against, betray the secret, break faith, break trust, charge, communicate, confess, declare, denounce, disclose, disclose intentionally, disclose secrets, divulge, expose, give over to the foe, hominis nomen deferre, impart, impeach, implicate, incriminate, inculpate, lay bare, lay open, make known, reeort against, reveal, tell secrets, testify against, uncover, violate a confidence, violate the confidence of

inform

(Notify), verb acquaint, advertise, advise, an- noun ce, annunciate, apprise, blazon, brief, carry tales, communicate, confide, describe, detail, disabuse, disclose, docere, educate, enlighten, explain, familiarize, give a report, give an account, give notice, give out information, give the facts, give tidings, herald, impart, instruct, keep posted, let know, level with, make known, mention, narrate, notify, nuntiare, orient, outline, point out, post, pressnt information, proclaim, promulgate, publish, recite, relate, report, reveal, send word, set right, set straight, signify, state, tattle, teach, tell, testify, tip, tout, trumpet, undeceive, warn
See also: adduce, admonish, advise, annunciate, apprise, bear, betray, caution, charge, communicate, construe, contact, converse, convey, declare, denounce, disabuse, disclose, disseminate, divulge, edify, educate, enlighten, enunciate, forewarn, herald, impart, initiate, instill, instruct, issue, mention, notice, notify, posit, proclaim, publish, relate, report, reveal, speak, teach, tell
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Guppy wears his, informs his patron that they may now make themselves scarce.
One's conscience very soon informs one what is the proper narrative to tell.
Yesterday I learned that, despite the loyalty which I have kept my engagements with Your Majesty, your troops have crossed the Russian frontier, and I have this moment received from Petersburg a note, in which Count Lauriston informs me, as a reason for this aggression, that Your Majesty has considered yourself to be in a state of war with me from the time Prince Kuragin asked for his passports.
Casaubon informs me that a proposal has been made to you, and (according to an inference by no means stretched) has on your part been in some degree entertained, which involves your residence in this neighborhood in a capacity which I am justified in saying touches my own position in such a way as renders it not only natural and warrantable in me when that effect is viewed under the influence of legitimate feeling, but incumbent on me when the same effect is considered in the light of my responsibilities, to state at once that your acceptance of the proposal above indicated would be highly offensive to me.
Pengarth informs me that you insisted upon acquiring.
My medical diary informs me that I first saw the English Lord Montbarry, on November 17.
Iris next informs Menelaus of what has happened at his home.
The servant here informs me that you are one of a party of gentlemen who have just passed by the inn, and who have all gone on except yourself.
Birch informs me that pigeons are given in a bill of fare in the previous dynasty.
He instructed the black woman to go at once and inform Madame Lebrun that Mrs.
Jennings's acquaintance to inform them of her being in town; and Marianne was all the time busy in observing the direction of the wind, watching the variations of the sky and imagining an alteration in the air.
These men painted that hideous wilderness in charming colours, told us that we should find a country watered with navigable rivers, and inhabited by a people that would either inform us of the way, or accompany us in it.