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broach (one's) claret

To draw blood, typically in some sort of fight. "Claret" is a type of red wine. A: "Who broached your claret?" B: "Bill punched me in the nose. Can you help me clean up this blood?" Do you challenge me to a fight? Well, I will most certainly broach your claret—I hope you're ready for that!
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broach (something) with (someone)

To mention or discuss something with someone. I wouldn't broach that topic with him unless you want to hear about it for hours. Everyone knows you shouldn't broach the issues of politics or religion at a dinner party.
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broach something with someone

 and broach something to someone
to mention something to someone; to bring up an idea to someone. I hate to be the one to have to broach this to you, but your trousers are torn. This delicate matter must be broached with Mr. Rogers.
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Free-of-cost availability of college broachers and online admission forms was an added feature of the system, he added.
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The Minister said a control room had been established at Muzaffarabad to guide tourist about the resorts in Azad Kashmir besides making them available broachers and pamphlets at all entry points of Azad Kashmir for their information.
The participants showed their full resolve to spread awareness among the people by distributing pamphlets and broachers about prevention measures against dengue.
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