informed


in·formed

adjective \in-ˈfrmd\

: having information

: based on information

Full Definition of INFORMED

1
a :  having information <informed sources> <informed observers>
b :  based on possession of information <an informed opinion>
2
:  educated, knowledgeable <what the informed person should know>
in·formed·ly \-ˈfrmd-lē, -ˈfr-məd-lē\ adverb

Examples of INFORMED

  1. Informed sources told us of the new policy.
  2. We need to spend more time researching our options so that we can make an informed choice.

First Known Use of INFORMED

15th century

Rhymes with INFORMED

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: informed consent
Previous Word in the Dictionary: informatory double
All Words Near: informed

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up informed? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More