- Obs. to give form to
- to give character to; be the formative principle of
- to give or inspire with some specific quality or character
- Rare to form or shape (the mind); teach; instruct
- to give knowledge of something to; tell; acquaint with a fact, etc.
Origin of informMiddle English informen from Old French enformer from Classical Latin informare: see in- and form
- to give information
- to give information laying blame or accusation upon another