make contact with (someone or something)

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make contact with (someone or something)

1. To communicate with someone. Has anyone made contact with Grandma since the storm hit?
2. To touch someone or something. Be careful not to make contact with that plant—it's poison ivy. We have a massive leak because the construction crew made contact with a pipe while drilling in our basement.
3. To engage with an unknown entity for the first time. Do you think we'll ever make contact with intelligent life? The government strictly forbids anyone from making contact with the indigenous tribe.
See also: contact, make
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A spokeswoman for the National Lottery told the Irish Mirror: "The winners of last Friday's mega-million EuroMillions jackpot have made contact with us.
In fact, the only time the attorney has made contact with us is to request money for services not rendered (extortion).
In November, 2014, three months after we lost Jasmine in August, was when they first made contact with us.
It was November 2014, three months after we lost Jasmine in August, when they first made contact with us.
At the event in Anaheim, California, Ms Smith made contact with US craft retailer Jo-Ann.
Swans boss Monk said: "They made contact with us, that happens.
At the moment, Inter have not made contact with us," Andrade told CalcioMercato.
Over all four [CBeebies] shows we dealt with 39 families with access issues who made contact with us before the performances and many others during each performance who needed assistance in some small or large way who did not," he said.
It was very easy to sign up; all we did was log our details on the website and someone made contact with us to recommend a training provider.
Administrator Mark Hopkins, of PwC, said: "There are in excess of 30 interested parties who have made contact with us, and of those, eight or nine have signed confidentiality agreements which enable them to receive further information.
Administrator Mark Hopkins of PwC said today: "There are in excess of 30 interested parties who have made contact with us and, of those, eight or nine have signed confidentiality agreements which enable them to receive further information.
He has now made contact with us and is keen to return to the UK to help us in our investigation.
He made contact with us before the friendly with Norway last month but he said he still felt the time wasn't right - although he wasn't dismissing it.
That's why it surprises me when there's all this speculation because if people are interested in buying him it would be nice if they made contact with us because I would tell them straight to their face that Stewart's not for sale.