in touch with

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*in touch with someone or something

1. Fig. in communication with someone or a group. (*Typically: be ~; get ~.) Are you in touch with your brother, or have you two grown apart? I am in touch with the person whom you asked about.
2. Fig. sympathetic or sensitive to someone or something; having good contact or rapport with someone or something. (*Typically: be ~; get ~.) We talk to each other, but we're not really in touch with each other.
See also: touch
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She encourages affection, spirituality and putting children in touch with the history of their families and ancestors.
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We're carrying out additional patrols to prevent offences from taking place and I'd ask anyone who sees any suspicious or unusual activity in their neighbourhood or who has information to get in touch with us.
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I still keep in touch with my homeboys, but as far as being out on the streets that's not me anymore,'' said Jauregui, who was part of the Brownstones for more than a decade and served prison time for assault with a deadly weapon during a confrontation with a rival gang.
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