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heads-upnoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˈhedz.ʌp/  us   /ˈhedz.ʌp/ informal
a warning that something is going to happen, usually so that you can prepare for it: This note is just to give you a heads-up that Vicky will be arriving next week.
a short talk or statement about how a situation or plan is developing: The boss called a meeting to give us a heads-up on the way the project was going.
(Definition of heads-up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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heads-upnoun [S]

uk   us   /ˈhedzʌp/ informal
a warning or piece of advice about something so that you are prepared for it: Leading senators were reputedly furious not to have had a heads-up regarding the news release.a heads-up that sth We've given everybody a heads-up that we're not prepared to work without a contract.
a short talk or statement giving information on how a situation or plan is developing: a heads-up on sth The company CEO recently visited City Hall to provide an early heads-up on the project.
(Definition of heads-up from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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