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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “informant”

informant

noun [C]
 
 
/ɪnˈfɔː.mənt/ US  /-ˈfɔːr-/
someone who gives information to another person or organization
告密者,线人,举报者;提供信息者
a police/secret informant
警方/秘密线人
Our survey is based on information from over 200 informants.
我们的调查以两百多人提供的信息为基础。
Speakers and talkersRelating to detection and solving crimes
(Definition of informant from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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