bounce an idea off someone

bounce an idea off (of) (one)

To discuss an idea with one, in order to gauge interest in it or get feedback. Can I bounce an idea off you while you're here? What do you think of this font for the title?
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bounce an idea off someone

share an idea with another person in order to get feedback on it and refine it. informal
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He's a friend--someone I call if I need advice or to bounce an idea off someone. Johnny and David knew and understood me.