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Saying in original language: Bescheid geben, wenn die Luft 'rein' ist
English translation of the saying: To tell somebody when the air is 'clean'
Language: German
Meaning in English: This is used in situations, where some people want to do something that shouldn't be noticed by someone else. The partner is then being asked tell the other one(s) when those undesired controlling instances are absent (= then the air is fresh/clean => you can breathe freely again).
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