• To catch up means to learn the news of someone or something.

  • To bring one’s efforts with something up-to-date; to do the work that one should have done.

  • To bring someone up to date; brief someone.

1. Heather, do you have time to catch up over coffee today?

2. After the long weekend, I really need time to catch up on my work.

3. It will be great to see everyone and catch up at Christmas.

4. I read the newspaper every Thursday to catch up on news.

 

chat, communicate, convey, express, get ahead, get on with, progress, say, speak, talk, tell

Turn the other cheek

To turn the other cheek means to ignore abuse or insult. To respond meekly or mildly to insult or injury without retaliating. To refrain from retaliating when one has been attacked or insulted. 1. Elizabeth just turned the other cheek when her mother criticized her...

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Lay your cards on the table

To lay your cards on the table means to speak honestly and openly about your feelings and intentions. To be completely open and honest in declaring one's resources, intentions, or attitude. To truthfully explain what you know or think. 1. It was time to lay my cards...

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