confidential information

confidential information
noun
an indication of potential opportunity
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he got a tip on the stock market

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a good lead for a job

Syn: ↑tip, ↑lead, ↑steer, ↑wind, ↑hint
Derivationally related forms: ↑hint (for: ↑hint), ↑steer (for: ↑steer), ↑tipster (for: ↑tip), ↑tip (for: ↑tip)
Hypernyms: ↑guidance, ↑counsel, ↑counseling, ↑counselling, ↑direction

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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