informed

adj.
VERBS
be
keep, stay
keep sb
ADVERB
closely, well

The kids are much better informed than I was at their age.

fully, properly, truly

Consumers must be fully informed of the services available.

adequately, reasonably

I offer my observations as those of an interested and reasonably informed member of the general public.

badly, ill, poorly
reliably

I am reliably informed that there are plans to close this school.

politically

a politically informed public

historically, theoretically

theoretically informed research

PREPOSITION
about

They were poorly informed about their rights.

of

We will keep you informed of any developments.

on

Keep me informed on progress.

Informed is used with these nouns: ↑choice, ↑consent, ↑decision, ↑electorate, ↑guess, ↑judgement, ↑observer, ↑opinion, ↑reader, ↑source, ↑view

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • informed — in·formed adj: based on or made with essential information an informed judgment Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. informed …   Law dictionary

  • Informed — In*formed (?n f?rmd ), a. Unformed or ill formed; deformed; shapeless. [Obs.] Spenser. [1913 Webster] {Informed stars}. See under {Unformed}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • informed — informed; un·informed; …   English syllables

  • informed — [adj] cognizant, conversant abreast, acquainted, apprized, au courant*, au fait*, briefed, enlightened, erudite, expert, familiar, in the know*, into*, knowledgeable, know the score*, know what’s what*, learned, on top of*, posted*, primed*,… …   New thesaurus

  • informed — ► ADJECTIVE 1) having or showing knowledge. 2) (of a judgement) based on a sound understanding of the facts …   English terms dictionary

  • informed — [in fôrmd′] adj. having or based on much information, knowledge, or education …   English World dictionary

  • informed — [[t]ɪnfɔ͟ː(r)md[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED Someone who is informed knows about a subject or what is happening in the world. → See also well informed Informed people know the company is shaky. ...the importance of keeping the public properly informed. 2)… …   English dictionary

  • informed — in|formed [ınˈfo:md US o:r ] adj 1.) having a lot of knowledge or information about a particular subject or situation ▪ Informed sources said it was likely that the President would make a televised statement. well informed/ill informed ▪ I became …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • informed — adjective 1 having a lot of knowledge or information about a particular subject or situation: Informed sources have denied that the President was involved at all. 2 well informed/ill informed/badly informed knowing a lot or not knowing much about …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • informed — adjective Date: 15th century 1. a. having information < informed sources > < informed observers > b. based on possession of information < an informed opinion > 2. educated, knowledgeable < what the informed …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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