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Meaning of “notify” in the English Dictionary

"notify" in British English

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notifyverb [T]

uk   /ˈnəʊ.tɪ.faɪ/  us   /ˈnoʊ.t̬ə-/
C1 to ​tell someone ​officially about something: The ​school is ​required to notify ​parents if ​theirchildrenfail to come to ​school. Has everyone been notified of the ​decision? [+ that] We notified the ​police that the ​bicycle had been ​stolen.
(Definition of notify from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"notify" in American English

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notifyverb [T]

 us   /ˈnoʊ·t̬ɪˌfɑɪ/
to ​tell someone ​officially about something: Contest ​winners will be notified by ​postcard.
notification
noun [C/U]  us   /ˌnoʊ·t̬ɪ·fəˈkeɪ·ʃən/
[U] Final notification should ​reachteachers by ​March 15.
(Definition of notify from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"notify" in Business English

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notifyverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈnəʊtɪfaɪ/
to tell someone ​officially about something: notify sb of sth You will be notified immediately of any ​changes to the ​arrangements.notify sb that We have just been notified that our ​application has been ​successful. Businesses must notify ​consumers if their ​personalinformation has been ​subject to a ​securitybreach.
(Definition of notify from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “notify”
in Spanish avisar…
in Vietnamese báo cho biết…
in Malaysian memberitahu…
in Thai แจ้งความ…
in French avertir…
in German benachrichtigen…
in Chinese (Simplified) (正式)通知,告知…
in Turkish resmi yoldan bildirmek, haber vermek, tebliğ etmek…
in Russian извещать, уведомлять…
in Indonesian memberi tahu…
in Chinese (Traditional) (正式)通知,告知…
in Polish zawiadamiać, powiadamiać…
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