inform against (someone)

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inform against (someone)

To share or reveal compromising information about someone, usually to the authorities. If you inform against him to the cops, he'll definitely send some of his goons out after you. Yeah, I know about your shady deals, but I didn't inform against you, I swear!
See also: inform
References in classic literature ?
He will inform against you. You will have to find the Abbe Busoni; and abbes who give diamonds worth two thousand louis are rare.
I shall inform against you: remember you are both suspicious characters since you took Peel's side about the Catholic Bill.