Discussion :: Idioms and Phrases - Section 2 (Q.No.1)
In the following questions four alternatives are given for the idiom/phrase italicised and underlined in the sentence. Choose the alternative which best expresses the meaning of idiom/phrase.
Sobhraj could be easily arrested because the police were tipped off in a advance.
Answer: Option C
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|Anupam said: (Jan 15, 2011)|
|to give someone a valuable piece of news about someone or something|
|Gaja said: (Sep 16, 2015)|
|Meaning of tipped off?|
|Malleswari said: (Sep 17, 2015)|
|Tipped off meaning is to supply with private or secret information.|
|Ritesh Pandit said: (Dec 25, 2015)|
|Tipped off means to have a secret information about the person and make a trap as per the information.|
|Aarju said: (May 31, 2016)|
|It means giving an advance or more information.|
|Sandy said: (Nov 28, 2016)|
|To give someone a warning or secret information about something. They were arrested after the police were tipped off.|
|Ashish said: (Sep 18, 2018)|
|Tipped off simply means to provide important informations concerned with the incident.|
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