informing informing  /ɪn ˈfɔr mɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) to furnish incriminating evidence to an officer of the law (usually in return for favors)
  2. (n) a speech act that conveys information

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. He had merely sent a message to field commanders informing them officially of the situation in Washington.
  2. He had merely sent a message to field commanders informing them officially of the situation in Washington.

News

  1. Champaign pioneer in fire safety retiring

    After devoting the last 24 years to teaching children and adults about fire safety and prevention, informing the public about fires and helping victims of tragic fires, Dena Schumacher is hanging up her fire cap. CHAMPAIGN — After devoting the last 24 years to teaching children and adults about fire safety and prevention, informing the public about fires and helping victims of tragic fires, Dena ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: IlliniHQ.com

  2. More of the station you love. Fewer pledge drives.

    Informing our audience.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: KPCC Pasadena

  3. Sex offender to live in Portage

    Portage police are informing area residents of the return of a sex offender who will live in Portage.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Portage Daily Register

Quotes

  1. "It'sa minor deal," said Rasmussen, who has been tested as the leader and has not registered positive. "I know that a lot of riders in the peloton receive warnings for not informing or not giving updated information to the UCI (cycling's...
    on Jul 20, 2007 By: Michael Rasmussen Source: Kansas City Star

  2. "Today I have delivered a letter to the speaker of the House informing him of my decision to resign from the US House of Representatives, effective today. I thank the people of Florida's 16th Congressional District for giving me the opportunity to...
    on Sep 29, 2006 By: Mark Foley Source: CNN

  3. "The foreign minister takes a very serious view of the fact that this occurred without informing the foreign ministry," it said in a statement. "This is an insult to the norms of accepted behaviour and a heavy blow to the confidence between...
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Avigdor Lieberman Source: Online - International News Network

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