Informant and Leaker


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Informant noun – A person who provides information about another's wrongdoing.
Usage example: the FBI is working closely with informants to find out about the subversive group

Leaker and informant are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Leaker" instead a noun "Informant".
Nearby Words: inform, information, informer, informative, informing
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Leaker noun – A surreptitious informant.
Usage example: the president wanted to know who the leakers were

Informant and leaker are semantically related. You can use "Informant" instead a noun "Leaker".
Nearby Words: leak, leaked, leaking
Synonyms for Leaker
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