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    blow your own whistle

    not much context to share. In a book talking about networking to build relationships, this phrase is used as a tip the author gives to people who want to do successful networking.
    What does it mean?


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    Re: blow your own whistle

    The correct idiom is "blow your own trumpet" = to sound your own praises, to vaunt your own exploits.

    to "whistle-blow" means to reveal a wrongdoing in the hope of stopping it.

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    Re: blow your own whistle

    In the US, we "blow our own horn."

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