tip sb the wink Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “tip sb the wink” in the English Dictionary

"tip sb the wink" in British English

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tip sb the wink

(also tip the wink to sb) UK informal to give someone a ​piece of ​secret or ​privateinformation that might ​bring an ​advantage to them: Thanks for ​tipping me the ​wink about those ​cheaptickets, Bill.
(Definition of tip sb the wink from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tip sb the wink”
in Chinese (Simplified) 向…泄露秘密(或内幕消息)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 向…洩露秘密(或內幕消息)…
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“tip sb the wink” in British English

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