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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) to (someone)

To mention or discuss something with someone. I wouldn't broach that topic to him unless you want to hear about it for hours. Everyone knows you shouldn't broach the issues of politics or religion to guests at a dinner party.
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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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The primary difference between these two broaching styles is that for infusing broachers, broaching represents a way of being and is not just incorporated into the counseling process as a professional obligation.
Free of cost availability of college broachers and online admission forms is an added feature of the system, while it has considerably reduced the visits of students and their parents to colleges, ensuring timely compilation of applications and merit list.
He said that pamphlets, broachers will be available and other information will be provided regarding wildlife awareness in such counter.
Earlier, during the last month, CDA sought the applications for allotment of residential plots in Park Enclave-II through balloting and people across the country after getting A!A!A!2000 broachers submitted 932 applications in the CDA for the plots.
The CDA had been taking all preventive measures through public awareness campaign, adding that more than 14,600 broachers, 200,000 pamphlets have been distributed among the masses while more than 500 banners inscribed with preventive steps against the dengue virus are also being displayed in prominent locations in the Capital City.
Free-of-cost availability of college broachers and online admission forms was an added feature of the system, he added.
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.
kind of information literature related to the Tobacco use and its effects was available including broachers, flyers, pamphlets and booklets.
Broachers containing rules and regulations for the auction process are available at One Window Operation Directorate.
An official source told reporter on Friday that the consultant of FGEHF in collaboration of MS Green Tree has revised layout plan of the Bara Kahu Housing Scheme for 3,268 plots which has already been submitted to CDA for approval and when it is approved,those prospective allottees who have already been issued consent letters with broachers of the scheme and they have also deposited down payment, shall be issued allotment letters.
The broachers containing rules and regulations for the auction process should be available at One Window Operation Directorate.
He also suggested to the participants to display the broachers /print material regarding ambit of ministry, division and attached departments for public guidance and awareness.