Divulge and Inform


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Divulge verb – To make known (as information previously kept secret).
Usage example: we tried to make him divulge the name of the winner, but he wouldn't budge

Inform and divulge are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Inform" instead a verb "Divulge".
Nearby Words: divulging, divulgation
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Inform verb – To give information (as to the authorities) about another's improper or unlawful activities.
Divulge and inform are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Divulge" instead a verb "Inform".
Nearby Words: information, informal, informed, informer, informative
Synonyms for Inform

Common collocations

people divulge people inform people
details divulge details inform details
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Inform and Divulge. (2016). Retrieved 2022, May 28, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/divulge/inform
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