brief - definition and synonyms

 
verb [transitive] 

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/briːf/
present tense
I/you/we/theybrief
he/she/itbriefs
present participlebriefing
past tensebriefed
past participlebriefed
  1. to give someone information about a situation, especially officially
    brief someone on something:

    Members of the committee were briefed on the plan last week.