Translation: from spanish

be a dead giveaway

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  • dead\ giveaway — • giveaway • dead giveaway noun (stress on give ) 1. An open secret. By mid afternoon, it was a dead giveaway who the new boss would be. 2. A forced or sacrifice sale at which items are sold for much less than their market value. The Simpson s… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • dead giveaway — dead giveaway, Informal. a complete betrayal …   Useful english dictionary

  • dead giveaway — See a dead giveaway …   English idioms

  • dead giveaway — noun Something that discloses, usually unintentionally, a fact or an intention. That disguise is a dead giveaway! Choose something less obvious …   Wiktionary

  • dead giveaway — Synonyms and related words: babbling, betrayal, blabbering, blabbing, communication leak, divulgation, divulgement, divulgence, divulging, evulgation, giveaway, indiscretion, leak, letting out, obvious clue, telltale, telltale sign, unwitting… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • a dead giveaway — a clear signal, an obvious sign    The smile on her face was a dead giveaway that she got the job …   English idioms

  • giveaway — • giveaway • dead giveaway noun (stress on give ) 1. An open secret. By mid afternoon, it was a dead giveaway who the new boss would be. 2. A forced or sacrifice sale at which items are sold for much less than their market value. The Simpson s… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • giveaway — I UK [ˈɡɪvəˌweɪ] / US noun Word forms giveaway : singular giveaway plural giveaways 1) [singular] a movement, action, or expression on someone s face that shows the truth about something or that lets you realize something that should be a secret… …   English dictionary

  • giveaway — or[dead giveaway] {n.} (stress on give ) 1. An open secret. * /By mid afternoon, it was a dead giveaway who the new boss would be./ 2. A forced or sacrifice sale at which items are sold for much less than their market value. * /The Simpson s… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • giveaway — or[dead giveaway] {n.} (stress on give ) 1. An open secret. * /By mid afternoon, it was a dead giveaway who the new boss would be./ 2. A forced or sacrifice sale at which items are sold for much less than their market value. * /The Simpson s… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • giveaway — give|a|way1 [ˈgıvəweı] n 1.) [singular] something that makes it easy for you to guess something be a clear/dead giveaway (=make it very easy to guess something) ▪ He d been smoking dope; his glazed eyes were a dead giveaway. 2.) something that is …   Dictionary of contemporary English


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