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inform against/on sb

phrasal verb with inform
 
 
/ɪnˈfɔːm/ verb [T]
to tell the police about something illegal that someone has doneRevealing secrets and becoming known
Translations of “inform against/on sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) (向警方)告發(某人)…
in Russian доносить на кого-либо…
in Turkish ihbar etmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) (向警方)告发(某人)…
in Polish donosić na kogoś…
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