Portuguese translation of 'informant'
1. informante m, f
2. (to police) delator(a) m, f
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Example Sentences Including 'informant'
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Last year, my informant tells me, they were considerably busier.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
A police informant responsible for the conviction of a drug dealer enters a witness protection scheme.The Sun (2010)
He did what the smugglers who had betrayed him had done - he cut a deal and agreed to become an informant.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
A civilian, who was a police informant, was also killed.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
After all, you know what they say about informants.The Sun (2015)
Concern is growing about possible reprisals against Afghan informants whose details were published.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Police informants could be at risk of reprisals.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
TWO clowns were killed by drug bosses after being accused of being police informants.The Sun (2011)
That led to the arrest of two suspects, who became police informants.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
There are fears that the information includes the identities of undercover police officers and informants.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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British English: informant NOUN
An informant is someone who gives another person a piece of information.
A confidential informant tipped authorities to the plot.
Translation of informant from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary