From what someone tells me

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Definition

from what he tells me...: according to him..., he told me...
idiom
From what Icarus tells me, we are doing very well this quarter. He says the figures look impressive.

Examples

  • "In brief: you say these perfumes have already been distilled and bottled, which means we cannot re-bottle them and sell them as different fragrances entirely, and from what Philip tells me, it would be an extraordinary feat to convince any of our current distributors to purchase some 10,000 bottles of an outdated perfume."

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