Translation of "tip-off" - English-Spanish dictionary

tip-off

noun uk /ˈtɪp.ɒf/ us /ˈtɪp.ɑːf/ informal

a secret warning or piece of secret information

dato, soplo
Acting on a tip-off, the police arrested the drug dealers.
Following a tip-off from a friend, we sold all our shares in the company.

(Translation of “tip-off” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)