brief (someone) about (someone or something)

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brief (someone) about (someone or something)

To tell someone key information about someone or something, often an issue or situation. Please brief me about the candidate that I'll be interviewing this afternoon. Someone needs to brief the CEO about the investigation before he speaks to the media.
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brief someone about someone or something

 and brief someone on someone or something
to tell someone a summary with the essential details about someone or something. We need to brief the president about the latest event. I have to brief Michael on the new procedures at work.
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News Today: First of all would you please brief us about the ratio of people, mentally in Bangladesh?
News Today: Now please brief us about the common mental illnesses prevailing in Bangladesh?
We demand the state government to convene an all-party meeting and brief us about the situation," he said.
He said that the government team brief us about economic woos.