Meaning of “a little bird told me” in the English Dictionary

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"a little bird told me" in British English

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a little bird told me

said if you know who gave you the information being discussed but do not want to say who it was:

"How did you know he was leaving?" "Oh, let's just say a little bird told me."

(Definition of “a little bird told me” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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