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Princeton's WordNet

  1. heads-upadjective

    a warning message

    "he sent a heads-up to the District Attorney"

    unalert, unwatchful, unvigilant

  2. heads-up, wide-awakeadjective

    fully alert and watchful

    "played heads-up ball"

    wide-awake, unsleeping

    unalert, unwatchful, unvigilant

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "heads-up":

    info, scoop

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  1. Mike Rogers:

    We had talked to our French counterparts ... and we gave them a heads up: 'Look, we are watching the Russians. We are seeing them penetrate some of your infrastructure. Here's what we've seen ... what can we do to assist?' we are doing the same with our German counterparts (and) our British counterparts.

  2. The Warriors:

    The Warriors're one win away from being right back where The Warriors need to be, the Warriors've been in this situation as The Warriors talked about with Memphis. So it's a day to regroup and see what The Warriors can do better and get The Warriors heads up and be ready for tomorrow.

  3. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    When you speak with IT Professional about the glass being half-full or half-empty, she/he will tell you the good news that the glass capacity will increase by 100% next year and the cost of that "half-full or half-empty glass" will be reduced by 50% - as predicted by "Philmore Glass Law"' written by Dr. Philmore Glass, 100 years ago, about filling more in the glass year after year. Just a word of caution: She/he may not give you the heads-up that it will cost you 50% more next year, and year after year - to get your question answered by her/him, or to get tech support from call centers located in foreign countries.

  4. Ben Wikler:

    When we gave them a heads up, they said ‘ thanks ’ and ‘ we’ve appreciated the work we’ve done together in the Senate, ’.

  5. Carlos Gallegos:

    Why couldn't we have been given a little bit of a heads up to have made that decision to take him out?

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