Example sentences for: informant

How can you use “informant” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The ideal informant (INF) was a native and lifelong resident from an old local family, someone without much exposure to the outside world, who spoke regularly and familiarly with community members of all social ranks and occupations, who could remember precisely how all of them talked about their social, domestic, economic, and natural environments, and who would donate ten to twenty hours of free time to transmit all this information.

  • Another time, I was able to keep an informant only because I was an outsider; she realized she should make allowances for my ignorance.

  • He defected and became a star informant for the United States.

  • Another good example of the life of a bato loco is “La Vida de un Bato Loco,” a short memoir written by an informant of Linda Katz, reproduced in her thesis on the pachuco language and culture written for a master’s degree at the University of California, Los Angeles.

  • Additionally, ruled the judge, Starr turned Hubbell into an informant against himself in basing the tax charges on records that Hubbell provided to him under a grant of immunity.


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