Translation of tip off in Spanish:

tip off

avisar(le a), v.

phrasal verb

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    (criminal/police) avisar(le a)
    (criminal/police) pasarle el dato a Southern Cone
    (police/criminal) darle un chivatazo a Spain informal
    somebody had tipped him off alguien le había avisado (or le había pasado el dato etc.)