Informer and Talebearer


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Informer noun – A person who provides information about another's wrongdoing.
Usage example: the informer who told the police about that conspiracy has angered a lot of dangerous people

Talebearer is a synonym for informer. In some cases you can use "Talebearer" instead a noun "Informer".
Nearby Words: inform, information, informed, informant, informing
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Talebearer noun – A person who habitually reveals personal or sensational facts about others.
Usage example: statehouse talebearers had long spread stories about the governor's extramarital affairs

Informer is a synonym for talebearer in gossip topic. You can use "Informer" instead a noun "Talebearer".
Nearby Word: talebearing
Synonyms for Talebearer
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Talebearer or Informer. 2016. Accessed May 28, 2022.

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