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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 (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.
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"We have also been advised to maybe consult somebody like a psychic who have been known to help families in missing person cases before.
"I haven't really worked with a psychologist at all throughout my career, so it just made sense to go and consult somebody.
"I haven't really worked with a psychologist at all throughout my career, so it just made sense to go and consult somebody. Darren is a good one to consult with regards to which psychologist would be the best, having been through all of them pretty much."
It's also illegal for those aged under 18 to participate in these things, so your mum should definitely consult somebody such as the Citizens Advice Bureau and see what they suggest she does.
The next time you get a brainwave Royston, consult somebody first.