What does notify mean?

Definitions for notify
ˈnoʊ təˌfaɪno·ti·fy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. advise, notify, give notice, send word, apprise, apprize(verb)

    inform (somebody) of something

    "I advised him that the rent was due"

Wiktionary

  1. notify(Verb)

    To give (someone) notice of (something).

    Etymology: From notifier.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Notify(verb)

    to make known; to declare; to publish; as, to notify a fact to a person

    Etymology: [F. notifier, L. notificare; notus known (p. p. of noscere to known) + -ficare (in comp.) to make. See Know, and -fy.]

  2. Notify(verb)

    to give notice to; to inform by notice; to apprise; as, the constable has notified the citizens to meet at the city hall; the bell notifies us of the time of meeting

    Etymology: [F. notifier, L. notificare; notus known (p. p. of noscere to known) + -ficare (in comp.) to make. See Know, and -fy.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Notify

    nō′ti-fī, v.t. to make known: to declare: to give notice or information of:—pa.t. and pa.p. nō′tified.adj. Nō′tifiable, that must be made known.—n. Notificā′tion, the act of notifying: the notice given: the paper containing the notice. [Fr.,—L. notificāre, -ātumnotus, known, facĕre, to make.]

Editors Contribution

  1. notify

    To inform or communicate.

    They did notify family of their wedding day.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 6, 2020  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of notify in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of notify in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of notify in a Sentence

  1. Indiana Rep. Andre Carson:

    It is extremely disturbing to learn from press reports that I was one of several individuals identified in a list of' good guys' and' bad guys' targeted for attacks, as a former law enforcement officer, it is especially disappointing to see the failure of law enforcement officials, including the Capitol Police, to notify individuals like Indiana Rep. Andre Carson that we were targeted and at risk from the indicted terrorist and his co-conspirators.

  2. American Medical Association:

    It is essential that athletes know how crucial it is to notify their coach, trainer, physician or parent if they’ve sustained any type of head injury because even mild cases of traumatic brain injury may have serious and prolonged consequences.

  3. Pooyan Ordoubadi:

    You have to notify them ofa change of address and you cannot travel outside of the ICE Office'sjurisdiction for more than 48 hours without receiving permission to do so.

  4. Edward McFadden:

    Regarding the Father Ernest Paone case, the man lived in California and Nevada from the mid-1960s onward and was not in the Pittsburgh Diocese when Donald Wuerl arrived. Donald Wuerl knew of no claims against Father Ernest Paone until July 25, 1994, and then acted promptly to notify others out of state of an allegation after Donald Wuerl received it.

  5. John Bercow:

    I have to notify the House in accordance with the Royal Assent Act 1967 that her Majesty has signified her royal assent to the following acts ... European Union Withdrawal Act 2018.

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