bring the matter to someone's attention

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Definition of bring the matter to someone's attention

: to make someone aware of some problem Thank you for bringing the matter to my attention.

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“Bring the matter to someone's attention.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bring%20the%20matter%20to%20someone%27s%20attention. Accessed 15 May. 2021.

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