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get wind of sth

to hear a piece of information that someone else was trying to keep secret: I don't want my colleagues to get wind of the fact that I'm leaving.
(Definition of get wind of sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “get wind of sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 听到…的风声, 得知…秘密消息…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聽到…的風聲, 得知…秘密消息…
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