Inform and Tell on

Inform

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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

Tell on is a synonym for inform in information topic. In some cases you can use "Tell on" instead a verb "Inform".
Nearby Words: information, informal, informed, informer, informative
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Tell on

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Tell on verb – To give information (as to the authorities) about another's improper or unlawful activities.
Usage example: in that neighborhood, you wouldn't even think about telling on the drug dealers

Inform is a synonym for tell on in divulge topic. You can use "Inform" instead a verb "Tell on".
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