Inform and Justify


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


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Justify verb – To be an acceptable reason for.
Inform and justify are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Inform" instead a verb "Justify".
Nearby Words: justification, justifiable, justified, justifying
Synonyms for Justify

Common collocations

work inform work justify work
time inform time justify time
characters inform characters justify characters
actions inform actions justify actions

Both words in one sentence

  • Stuffed into a Locker Referenced (but not depicted) in The Wotch to justify Robin and Jason's decision not to inform Anne that her personified feminine pride had gender bent Tandy Garden High's worst jerk jocks into four "honest and kind" cheerleaders.
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