tip sb off translate to Mandarin Chinese: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "tip sb off" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

tip sb off

phrasal verb with tip /tɪp/ verb (-pp-)
to warn someone secretly about something that will happen, so that they can take action or prevent it from happening
[+ that] Somebody must have tipped the burglars off that the house would be empty.
The robber was caught when someone tipped off the police.
Threats and warningsRevealing secrets and becoming known
(Definition of tip sb off from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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