Inform and Tattle


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Inform verb – To give information (as to the authorities) about another's improper or unlawful activities.
Usage example: the police only caught the mastermind of the burglary because his disgruntled partner informed

Tattle is a synonym for inform in speech topic. In some cases you can use "Tattle" instead a verb "Inform", when it comes to topics like knowledge, information.
Nearby Words: information, informal, informed, informer, informative
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Tattle verb – To relate sometimes questionable or secret information of a personal nature.
Usage example: those neighborhood busybodies, constantly tattling and whispering over their backyard fences

Inform is a synonym for tattle in speech topic. You can use "Inform" instead a verb "Tattle", if it concerns topics such as knowledge.
Nearby Words: tattler, tattling, tattled
Synonyms for Tattle

Common collocations

enemy inform enemy tattle enemy
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