Informant and Messenger


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Informant noun – A person who provides information about another's wrongdoing.
Messenger and informant are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Messenger" instead a noun "Informant".
Nearby Words: inform, information, informer, informative, informing
Synonyms for Informant


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Messenger noun – One that carries a message or does an errand.
Informant and messenger are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Informant" instead a noun "Messenger".
Synonyms for Messenger

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  • A type of messenger, the mysterious informant exists to feed information to the good guys, often just enough to keep them on track to expose The Conspiracy.
  • Series / The Bridge US In "Yankee," Frye meets a messenger from the informant who relays info about other Quintana family members.
  • Percussive Therapy The messenger of his jerk of an informant follows him and insists that he keeps investigating the case, yet gives him only super vague leads.
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