Meaning of BROACH in English


I. noun

Synonyms: brooch , clip, pin

II. verb

to open up (a subject) for discussion

would be awkward to broach the matter now

Synonyms: bring up, introduce, moot, ventilate

Related Word: interject, interpose; mention, speak (about); propose, suggest

Contrasted words: hush (up), quash, stifle, suppress; black out, censor

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