to tell someone officially about something, often about an event or something that has happened or will happen The strikers did not observe the legal obligation to notify their employers of their withdrawal of labour.
- The President will notify Congress of her intent to use the remaining $350 billion.
- The plaintiff is required to notify the court before trial if the dispute is settled.
- The company will notify candidates of the procedures to be followed.
- You must notify us as soon as reasonably practicable (= possible).