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English definition of “on the inside”

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on the inside

informal
If someone is on the inside, they have a job or position in which they have special or secret information: Who do we know on the inside who can help us?
Translations of “on the inside”
in Chinese (Traditional) 在(機構或組織的)內部, 參與內部機密…
in Chinese (Simplified) 在(机构或组织的)内部, 参与内部机密…
(Definition of on the inside from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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