Meaning of INFORMATION in English

Frequency: The word is one of the 700 most common words in English.


Information about someone or something consists of facts about them.

Pat refused to give her any ~ about Sarah...

Each centre would provide ~ on technology and training... important piece of ~...

N-UNCOUNT: oft N about/on n


Information consists of the facts and figures that are stored and used by a computer program. (COMPUTING)

Pictures are scanned into a form of digital ~ that computers can recognize.

= data



Information is a service which you can telephone to find out someone’s telephone number. (AM; in BRIT, use directory enquiries )


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