heads-up heads-up

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a warning message
  2. (adj) fully alert and watchful

Usage(s):

  • With a hunch who their catch wasthe CIA had given them a heads-up that he might be in the areathe Kurdish officials snapped a digital mug shot of the traveler and e-mailed .

News

  1. Arma looks ahead to budgets

    ARMA - It is budget season for all entities that levy taxes, and the Arma City Council got a look at how the city did last year and a heads-up about the process for next year.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Morning Sun

  2. Research and Markets: Global Heads Up Display Report - Market Forecast to 2016

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Heads-up Display Market 2012-2016" report to their
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Pac-12 Confidential goes yard for a couple of weeks . . .

    Just a heads-up that I’m off for the next couple of weeks, transitioning from the laptop to the lawn, weeds, landscape timbers and all those yard-related projects that go begging the rest of the year. I’m hoping the place looks better (and my back holds up) until the time I visit this sp
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

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