Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Traditional) translation of “informant”

See all translations

informant

noun [C]
 
 
/ɪnˈfɔː.mənt/ US  /-ˈfɔːr-/
someone who gives information to another person or organization
告密者,線人,舉報者;提供消息者
a police/secret informant
警方/秘密線人
Our survey is based on information from over 200 informants.
我們的調查以兩百多人提供的資訊為基礎。
Speakers and talkersRelating to detection and solving crimes
(Definition of informant from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “informant” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

comma

the symbol , used in writing to separate parts of a sentence showing a slight pause, or to separate the single things in a list

Word of the Day

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Read More 

showrooming noun

February 23, 2015
the activity of examining a product in a physical store and then making the purchase with an online retailer Amazon’s new smartphone is specifically designed to make showrooming fast and easy.

Read More