confer with (someone)

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confer with (someone)

To discuss something with someone. I need to confer with you on the candidates we've interviewed so far—are you free this afternoon? I need to confer with your mother on this issue before making a decision.
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confer with someone

(about someone or something) Go to confer on someone or something (with someone)
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These works are of our size and they confer with us. We can feel their reflections of our personal, inner chambers and the small incidents of the landscapes outside us.
He went on to state that, "If the national unity government wants to confer with us, they should know that the dialogue has to be between the south and the north and not just between political opponents." The members of the Communication Committee consist mainly of the General Peoples Congress (GPC), former President Ali Abdullah Saleh's party, and members of the JMP opposition coalition -- mainly from the Islah Party and the Socialist Party.
BAGHDAD /Aswat al-Iraq: Iraq's Prime Minister, Nouri al-Maliki, has arrived inWashington on Sunday evening to confer with US President Barrack Obama on meansof implementing the Strategic Agreement, signed between both countries in 2008,after the US troops withdrawal from Iraq by the end of the current month, aPrime Minister's office statement reported on Monday.
Against this backdrop, Syria's Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal al-Mikdad arrived on Monday in Washington, where he is expected to confer with US Assistant Secretary of State for Middle East Affairs Jeffrey Feltman and other US officials, according to AL HAYAT.
Dear Editor, - When are the politicians of any political shade of opinion going to return to their constituencies and confer with us about the mess we are in?