from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To give notice to; inform: notified the citizens of the curfew by posting signs.
- transitive v. Chiefly British To give notice of; make known.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To give (someone) notice of (something).
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To make known; to declare; to publish.
- transitive v. To give notice to; to inform by notice; to apprise
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To publish; proclaim; give notice or information of; make known.
- To make note of; observe.
- To give notice to; inform by words or writing, in person or by message, or by any signs which are understood: as, the public are hereby notified.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. inform (somebody) of something
Middle English notifien, from Old French notifier, from Latin nōtificāre : nōtus, known, past participle of nōscere, to get to know; see gnō- in Indo-European roots + -ficāre, -fy.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Old French notifier. (Wiktionary)