clue in

It looks like somebody finally clued them in that the intercom was broken the whole time.


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  • clue in — clue (someone) in to give someone information they need or want. I asked David to clue us in on what needed to be done first. He hung the painting to clue in visitors that this was a different kind of place …   New idioms dictionary

  • clue in — verb provide someone with a clue Can you clue me in? • Hypernyms: ↑hint, ↑suggest • Verb Frames: Somebody s somebody * * * clue in (informal) To inform • • • …   Useful english dictionary

  • clue in — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms clue in : present tense I/you/we/they clue in he/she/it clues in present participle clueing in past tense clued in past participle clued in informal clue someone in to provide someone with information about… …   English dictionary

  • clue in — v. (colloq.) (D; tr.) to clue in on ( to inform about ) * * * (colloq.) (D; tr.) to clue in on ( to inform about ) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • clue in — informal if you re missing any of the facts, we can clue you in Syn: inform, notify, make aware, prime; keep up to date, keep posted; informal tip off, give the lowdown, fill in on, put in the picture, put wise, get/keep up to speed …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • clue in — v Let someone in on something. Are you going to clue me inon what your plans are for tonight? 1970s …   Historical dictionary of American slang

  • clue in — (Roget s IV) v. Syn. inform, enlighten, fill in*; see notify 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • The Clue in the Diary — infobox Book | name = The Clue in the Diary title orig = translator = image caption = author = Carolyn Keene illustrator = cover artist = country = United States language = English series = Nancy Drew mystery series genre = Mystery novel… …   Wikipedia

  • The Clue in the Jewel Box — Infobox Book | name = The Clue in the Jewel Box image caption = author = Carolyn Keene country = United States language = English series = Nancy Drew stories genre = Detective, Mystery novel publisher = Grosset Dunlap release date = 1943 media… …   Wikipedia

  • The Clue in the Crossword Cipher — Infobox Book | name = The Clue in the Crossword Cipher image caption = author = Carolyn Keene country = United States language = English Series = Nancy Drew stories genre = Detective, Mystery novel isbn = ISBN 0 448 09544 0 publisher = Grosset… …   Wikipedia

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