Idiom: Hear something on the grapevine

What does 'Hear something on the grapevine' mean?

If you hear something on the grapevine, you are informed about something by someone, circulating information or gossip from one person to another informally.

('Hear it through the grapevine' is also used.)

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  • Contributed By: Robert Smith

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