Definition of “be in the loop/be out of the loop” - English Dictionary

british dictionary

“be in the loop/be out of the loop” in British English

See all translations

be in the loop/be out of the loop

informal

to have or not have the special knowledge or power that belongs to a particular group of people:

You can tell she's in the loop. She always knows about policy decisions before the rest of us.
I've been out of the loop since I changed jobs. I didn't realize Wendy and Bob had got engaged.

(Definition of “be in the loop/be out of the loop” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)