contact

All Noun Verb
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  • It was by all means a very capable force that made little contact with the local population.
  • Members of the groups remained, however, in contact over the years.
  • The Dutch government has stated it will only maintain necessary contact with the president.
  • There are many rules to contact in this type of football.
  • By this time she had almost ceased contact with her family.
  • She had limited contact with her father, mostly through letters.
  • He was able to stay in contact with old high school friends and a broad cross-section of society.
  • However, eye contact can have a very different meaning in some Asian countries.
  • For the same reason, all four contacts should be of the same material.
  • There is also an increase of people to people contacts between two nations.
  • Many contacts were made and the event was seen as a great success.
  • One should state their name and who they are and the purpose for contacting them.
  • All contact with it was lost upon its entry into the atmosphere.
  • They wrote sonnets for each other and were in regular contact until she died.
  • I suppose, in about three or four days, I could re-establish contact with him. Cited from Last Enemy, by Henry Beam Piper
  • Thus, very little of the nature of the pre-contact vegetation is known.
  • Both countries have had extensive contact over the years.
  • She failed to make contact with any British forces.
  • Thousands of people around the world have contacted her through her work.
  • However it can impact on social skills due to the absence of face-to-face contact.
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Meaning of contact

  • noun Close interaction
    they kept in daily contact, they claimed that they had been in contact with extraterrestrial beings
  • noun The act of touching physically
    her fingers came in contact with the light switch
  • noun The state or condition of touching or of being in immediate proximity
    litmus paper turns red on contact with an acid
  • noun The physical coming together of two or more things
    contact with the pier scraped paint from the hull
  • noun A person who is in a position to give you special assistance
    he used his business contacts to get an introduction to the governor
  • noun (electronics) a junction where things (as two electrical conductors) touch or are in physical contact
    they forget to solder the contacts
  • noun A communicative interaction
    the pilot made contact with the base, he got in touch with his colleagues
  • noun A thin curved glass or plastic lens designed to fit over the cornea in order to correct vision or to deliver medication