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inform
British English: /ɪnˈfɔːm/
American English: /ɪnˈfɔrm/

Translation of inform in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (notify, tell)
    informer (person, authorities, police, public, consumer) (of, about de)
    (that du fait que)
    I informed him (that) his visit was unnecessary
    je lui ai fait savoir que sa visite était inutile
    I would like to be informed
    j'aimerais être averti
    why wasn't I informed?
    pourquoi n'ai-je pas été informé or averti?
    to keep somebody informed
    tenir quelqu'un informé or au courant (of, as to de)
    I informed him of my views
    je lui ai fait part de mes vues
    I am pleased/sorry to inform you that …
    j'ai le plaisir/le regret de vous informer du fait que …
    to inform somebody if/when
    avertir quelqu'un si/quand
  • 2 (pervade, give essential features to)
    (idea, premise, sense)
    guider (writing, work, policy, law)

intransitive verb

reflexive verb

  • to inform oneself
    s'informer (about sur)

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