hats off to somebody

hats off to somebody
I take my ˈhat off to sb | hats off to sb idiom
(both especially BrE) (NAmE usually I tip my ˈhat to sb) (informal) used to say that you admire sb very much for sth they have done
Main entry:hatidiom

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  • I tip my hat to somebody — I take my ˈhat off to sb | hats off to sb idiom (both especially BrE) (NAmE usually I tip my ˈhat to sb) (informal) used to say that you admire sb very much for sth they have done Main entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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