hot tip

hot tip
n. a special bit of information that ought to be reliable.
Ted got a hot tip on a horse.
I phoned in a hot tip about a news story to the papers.

Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions. 2015.

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  • hot tip — /hɒt ˈtɪp/ (say hot tip) noun information as to the likely winner of a race, etc., on which one is wagering a bet …  

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  • hot tip —  Information received in advance of others …   American business jargon

  • hot — [ hat ] adjective *** ▸ 1 very high in temperature ▸ 2 food: with spices ▸ 3 involving strong emotion ▸ 4 exciting and interesting ▸ 5 very good/skillful/lucky ▸ 6 difficult/dangerous ▸ 7 involving sex ▸ 8 determined to do something ▸ 9 busy ▸ 10 …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • hot — [hät] adj. hotter, hottest [ME < OE hat, akin to Ger heiss, Goth heito, fever < IE base * kai , heat > Lith kaistù, to become hot] 1. a) having a high temperature, esp. one that is higher than that of the human body b) characterized by a …   English World dictionary

  • hot — hot1 W2S1 [hɔt US ha:t] adj comparative hotter superlative hottest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(high temperature)¦ 2¦(spicy)¦ 3¦(very popular/fashionable)¦ 4¦(good)¦ 5¦(sexy)¦ 6¦(difficult/dangerous)¦ 7 a hot issue/topic etc …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • tip — tip1 [ tıp ] noun ** ▸ 1 narrow/pointed end ▸ 2 extra money you give ▸ 3 useful suggestion ▸ 4 where you take garbage ▸ 5 dirty/messy place ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) count a narrow or pointed end, especially of something long or thin: tip of: the tip of… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • tip */*/ — I UK [tɪp] / US noun Word forms tip : singular tip plural tips 1) a) [countable] a narrow or pointed end, especially of something long or thin tip of: the tip of your nose/finger the southern tip of the island b) a piece that has been fixed to… …   English dictionary

  • tip — I n. gratuity 1) to give, leave a tip 2) a big, generous, handsome tip (I left a generous tip for the waitress) II r, 1) to tip generously, handsomely, liberally 2) (O) we tipped the waiter five dollars III n. information 1) give smb. a tip 2) …   Combinatory dictionary

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