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English definition of “be news to sb”

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be news to sb

informal
C2 to be information that someone did not know before: "I hear you and Phil are going to Boston for the weekend." "Really? That's news to me."
Translations of “be news to sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 對(某人)來說是新聞,某人頭一次聽說…
in Chinese (Simplified) 对(某人)来说是新闻,某人头一次听说…
(Definition of be news to sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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