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update (one) about (someone or something)

To provide one with the most recent information or details about someone or something. I'd like you to update me about the new people you've hired. She's updating the president about the situation across the Atlantic.
See also: update

update (one) on (someone or something)

To provide one with the most recent information or details about someone or something. I'd like you to update me on the new people you've hired. She's updating the president on the situation across the Atlantic.
See also: on, update
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

update someone about someone or something

 and update someone on someone or something
to tell someone the latest news about someone or something. Please update me about the current situation in France. Please update me about Tony.
See also: update
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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