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give me a heads up

Submitted by Phil Ambro on Wed, 21/11/2018 - 08:17

Idiomatic translations of "give me a heads up"

English
throw me a bone
Explanations:
English #1, #2

Meanings of "give me a heads up"

English

notify/warn me

Explained by Phil Ambro on Wed, 21/11/2018 - 08:17
Explained by Phil Ambro
Duplicate of "a heads up" - St. Sol 2 months ago

One may also hear, "thanks for the heads-up".

The origin of "heads up" is not certain. According to the Wall Street Journal, there was a song about a drill sergeant saying "heads up, higher".

But it might be easier to ignore the origin and just memorize.

- BreezyDay 1 month ago