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consult (someone)

To discuss something with someone. I need to consult the recruiter and see how today's interviews went. I need to consult your mother before making a decision on this issue.
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consult with (someone)

To discuss something with someone. I need to consult with the recruiter and see how today's interviews went. I need to consult with your mother before making a decision on this issue.
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consult (someone) about (something)

To discuss something with someone. I need to consult the recruiter about how today's interviews went. I need to consult your mother about this issue before making a decision.
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consult with (someone) about (something)

To discuss something with someone. I need to consult with the recruiter about how today's interviews went. I need to consult with your mother about this issue before making a decision.
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consult (with) someone (about someone or something)

to ask someone about someone or something. Please consult with me about all your plans. You should consult the architect about your needs. Please consult with me first.
References in classic literature ?
When he failed to find her he flew into a terrible rage, and hastened home to consult his books, by which means he discovered that it was his son who had deprived him of this precious treasure.
But Oedipus, instructed by an oracle that he had reached his final resting-place, refuses to stir, and the stranger consents to go and consult the Elders of Colonus (the Chorus of the Play).
This framework requires, among other things, that experts participating in the GLG research system review and adhere to previous agreements before joining the GLG Councils and list any subjects on which they can and cannot consult.