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Definition of Inform

Inform

  1. Without regular form; shapeless; ugly; deformed.
  2. To give form or share to; to give vital ororganizing power to; to give life to; to imbue and actuate with vitality; to animate; to mold; to figure; to fashion.
  3. To communicate knowledge to; to make known to; to acquaint; to advise; to instruct; to tell; to notify; to enlighten; -- usually followed by of.
  4. To communicate a knowledge of facts to,by way of accusation; to warn against anybody.
  5. To take form; to become visible or manifest; to appear.
  6. To give intelligence or information; to tell.

Inform Quotations

Educate and inform the whole mass of the people... They are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.
Thomas Jefferson

I know of no safe depository of the ultimate powers of the society but the people themselves; and if we think them not enlightened enough to exercise their control with a wholesome discretion, the remedy is not to take it from them but to inform their discretion.
Thomas Jefferson

Rhetoric, which is the use of language to inform or persuade, is very important in shaping public opinion. We are very easily fooled by language and how it is used by others.
Ray Comfort

The smarter the journalists are, the better off society is. For to a degree, people read the press to inform themselves - and the better the teacher, the better the student body.
Warren Buffett

Forget words like 'hard sell' and 'soft sell.' That will only confuse you. Just be sure your advertising is saying something with substance, something that will inform and serve the consumer, and be sure you're saying it like it's never been said before.
William Bernbach
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Inform Translations

inform in Afrikaans is in kennis stel, meedeel
inform in Danish is meddele
inform in Dutch is informeren, berichten, inlichten
inform in French is renseignent, faire savoir, renseignons, informez
inform in German is benachrichtige, informieren, informieren
inform in Italian is insegnare, informare, far noto, informare
inform in Norwegian is underrette, meddele
inform in Portuguese is informe
inform in Spanish is noticiar, impartir, informar