make contact with

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of make contact with

: to touch (something)
  • The train's wheels should make contact with the track continuously.

Word by Word Definitions

make play
  1. : behave, act

  2. : to begin or seem to begin (an action)

  3. : to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone

  1. : the manner or style in which a thing is constructed

  2. : brand

  3. : the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person

contact play
  1. : union or junction of surfaces

  2. : the apparent touching or mutual tangency of the limbs of two celestial bodies or of the disk of one body with the shadow of another during an eclipse, transit, or occultation

  3. : the junction of two electrical conductors through which a current passes

  1. : to make contact

  2. : to bring into contact

  3. : to enter or be in contact with : join

  1. : maintaining, involving, or activated or caused by contact


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