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contact

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of contact

  1. 1 an acquaintance who has influence especially in the business or political world <an intern who got her summer job in the governor's office through contacts> Synonyms connection Related Words in, insider; big shot, bigwig, somebody, VIP; arbiter, arbitrator, conciliator, go-between, intercessor, intermediary, interposer, mediator, middleman, peacemaker

  2. 2 the state or fact of being able to exchange information regarding one's current situation <she had moved to the other side of the country, but continued to stay in contact with her closest friends> Synonyms communication, touch, holdRelated Words commerce, communion, intercommunication, intercourse


contact

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of contact

  1. to transmit information or requests to <you can contact me at this number> Synonyms address, communicate (with), get, reach Related Words get through (to); acquaint, advise, apprise, brief, clue, enlighten, familiarize, fill in, inform, instruct, notify, tell, wise (up); buzz, call, phone, ring (up) [chiefly British], telephone; keep up (with) Phrases get hold of, get (or keep) in touch with, touch base (with)


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