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To be or to not be in contact with someone

hear from

if you hear from someone, they write to you, phone you, email you etc



to continue to communicate with someone and not allow a relationship to end



if two people correspond, they regularly write letters to each other

be in touch (with someone)

to see, speak to, or write to someone

get in touch (with someone)

to speak or write to someone, especially after you have not spoken to them for a long time

keep/stay in touch (with someone)

to continue to write or speak to someone although you do not see them often

lose touch/contact (with someone)

to not know where someone is or what they are doing because you have not talked to or communicated with them for a long time



a complete lack of communication with someone by letter, telephone, or other means

be out of touch (with someone)

to not see, speak to, or write to someone any longer



if you have contact with a new idea or way of life, you learn about it by communicating with other people

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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