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in·formed

 (ĭn-fôrmd′)
adj.
1. Possessing, displaying, or based on reliable information: informed sources; an informed opinion.
2. Knowledgeable; educated: the informed consumer.

informed

(ɪnˈfɔːmd)
adj
1. having much knowledge or education; learned or cultured
2. based on information: an informed judgment.

in•formed

(ɪnˈfɔrmd)

adj.
having or prepared with information or knowledge; educated.
[1540–50]
in•form′ed•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.informed - having much knowledge or education; "an informed public"; "informed opinion"; "the informed customer"
educated - possessing an education (especially having more than average knowledge)
enlightened - having knowledge and spiritual insight
sophisticated - having or appealing to those having worldly knowledge and refinement and savoir-faire; "sophisticated young socialites"; "a sophisticated audience"; "a sophisticated lifestyle"; "a sophisticated book"
uninformed - not informed; lacking in knowledge or information; "the uninformed public"

informed

adjective knowledgeable, up to date, enlightened, learned, primed, posted, expert, briefed, familiar, versed, acquainted, in the picture, plugged-in (slang), up, abreast, in the know (informal), erudite, well-read, conversant, au fait (French), in the loop, genned up (Brit. informal), au courant (French), keeping your finger on the pulse the importance of keeping the public properly informed

informed

adjective
1. Provided with information; made aware:
2. Having an education:
Translations

informed

[ɪnˈfɔːmd] ADJ [person] → bien informado; [debate] → llevado a cabo con conocimiento de causa
to give (one's) informed consent (to sth) (Med) → dar el consentimiento (para algo) con total conocimiento de causa
an informed guessuna conjetura bien fundamentada
informed opinion is thatla opinión de los que saben del tema es que ...

informed

[ɪnˈfɔːrmd] adj
[person, source] → bien informé(e)
the importance of keeping the public properly informed → l'importance de maintenir l'opinion publique suffisamment bien informée
to be well informed → être bien informé(e)
to be poorly informed → être mal informé(e)
Men are very poorly informed about important aspects of their health → Les hommes sont très mal informés de certains aspects importants de leur santé.
to keep sb informed → tenir qn informé(e)
The president is being kept informed → Le président est tenu informé.
to keep sb informed about sth, to keep sb informed of sth → tenir qn informé(e) sur qch
We will keep them informed of any decision → Nous les tiendrons informés de toute décision.
[debate, discussion] → informé(e)
to make an informed choice → choisir en toute connaissance de cause, faire un choix en toute connaissance de cause
Consumers can now make a more informed choice about what they buy → Les consommateurs sont aujourd'hui plus à même de faire des choix en toute connaissance de cause sur ce qu'ils achètent.
to make an informed decision about sth → décider en toute connaissance de cause de qch, prendre une décision en toute connaissance de cause sur qch
She needs to know the true situation to make an informed decision about how she is going to cope → Elle a besoin de connaître la situation véritable afin de décider, en toute connaissance de cause, de la manière dont elle y fera face.
an informed guess → une hypothèse sérieuse
An informed guess at his personal wealth was 1.25 billion
BUT Dans les milieux bien informés, on estimait sa fortune personnelle à 1,25 milliard de dollars.Selon une hypothèse sérieuse, sa fortune personnelle s'élèverait à 1,25 milliard de dollars.

informed

adj (= having information) observer, sourceinformiert, (gut) unterrichtet; guess, choicefundiert; (= educated)gebildet

informed

[ɪnˈfɔːmd] adj (observer) → (ben) informato/a
an informed guess → un'ipotesi f fondata
References in classic literature ?
Having warbled his thanks and put the potions in his boots, Hugo departed, and Hagar informed the audience that as he had killed a few of her friends in times past, she had cursed him, and intends to thwart his plans, and be revenged on him.
So we have decided to engage you," Professor Bumper informed Val Jacinto the afternoon following the meeting.
As she seated herself and was about to begin to eat her soup, which had been served when she entered the room, several persons informed her simultaneously that Robert was going to Mexico.
Well informed of the approach of every danger, while it is yet at a distance, the Indian generally rests secure under his knowledge of the signs of the forest, and the long and difficult paths that separate him from those he has most reason to dread.
We took from them three horses, and all their baggage; and being informed, by two of our number that went to their town, that the Indians had entirely evacuated it, we proceeded no further, and returned with all possible expedition to assist our garrison against the other party.
I have not seen Bly since the day I left it, and I daresay that to my older and more informed eyes it would now appear sufficiently contracted.
Upon this, I told him that whaling was my own design, and informed him of my intention to sail out of Nantucket, as being the most promising port for an adventurous whaleman to embark from.
His title, schoolmaster, would very naturally seem derived from the name bestowed upon the harem itself, but some have surmised that the man who first thus entitled this sort of Ottoman whale, must have read the memoirs of Vidocq, and informed himself what sort of a country-schoolmaster that famous Frenchman was in his younger days, and what was the nature of those occult lessons he inculcated into some of his pupils.
If you counted with it the other big plants--and they were now really all one--it was, so Jokubas informed them, the greatest aggregation of labor and capital ever gathered in one place.
It contained various refreshing items of home intelligence, with which our reader is fully acquainted: stated how Aunt Chloe had been hired out to a confectioner in Louisville, where her skill in the pastry line was gaining wonderful sums of money, all of which, Tom was informed, was to be laid up to go to make up the sum of his redemption money; Mose and Pete were thriving, and the baby was trotting all about the house, under the care of Sally and the family generally.
He arrived, looked me over with a smiling and impudent curiosity; said he had come for me, and informed me that he was a page.
One often sees them, at the tables in the Castle grounds, using their whips or canes to illustrate some new sword trick which they have heard about; and between the duels, on the day whose history I have been writing, the swords were not always idle; every now and then we heard a succession of the keen hissing sounds which the sword makes when it is being put through its paces in the air, and this informed us that a student was practicing.