get wind of something Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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get wind of something

to ​learn a ​piece of ​information, esp. when it has been a ​secret: We have a ​crisis on ​ourhands and don’t ​want the ​press to get ​wind of it.
(Definition of get wind of something from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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