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English definition of “heads-up”

heads-up

noun [S]     /ˈhedzʌp/ informal
a warning or piece of advice about something so that you are prepared for it: Leading senators were reputedly furious not to have had a heads-up regarding the news release.a heads-up that sth We've given everybody a heads-up that we're not prepared to work without a contract.
a short talk or statement giving information on how a situation or plan is developing: a heads-up on sth The company CEO recently visited City Hall to provide an early heads-up on the project.
(Definition of heads-up noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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