touch base with someone

touch base (with someone)

To contact someone to update them or receive an update from them. I was just calling to touch base since it's been a few weeks since we last spoke. Will you please touch base with the marketing team and find out how they're progressing?
See also: base, touch

touch base (with someone)

tv. to make contact with someone. I wanted to touch base with you just in case something had gone wrong.
See also: base, someone, touch
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That gives me the opportunity to touch base with someone who knows more about you than I can find out in an audition," he says.
This would be a good day to touch base with someone in your clan, or a close friend.
Now is a good time to touch base with someone in your clan, or a close friend.
With Text to Landline, Sprint customers can quickly touch base with someone on a landline phone, even when a voice call might not be convenient," said John Styers, director of product marketing for messaging and imaging, Sprint.