have a word in sb's ear Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “have a word in sb's ear” in the English Dictionary

"have a word in sb's ear" in British English

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have a word in sb's ear

mainly UK to give someone a ​piece of ​advice or ​informationsecretly
(Definition of have a word in sb's ear from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “have a word in sb's ear”
in Chinese (Simplified) 悄悄地说, 耳语…
in Chinese (Traditional) 悄悄地說, 耳語…
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