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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Someone who sees an event and reports what happened.

Usage examples (36)
  • We know our informant is real, and we know their next target.
  • BLITZER: The word informant has, sometimes, a sinister connotation, Steve, as you know.
  • The CIA agents killed by an informant is a pretty good indicator that profiling has its limits.
  • Peter Kellner denies these are the right figures, but the site's informant is standing by his claim. for more
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