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broach -- as in: broached the subject
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Gone with the Wind
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  • It was when Uncle Henry was giving her an account of her property that he broached the matter of her permanent residence in Atlanta.
  • She could imagine how Frank would moan when she broached such an idea to him.

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  • I am looking for a way to tactfully broach the topic of her bad breath.
  • After some further discussion, my mother promised once more to assist me, provided I would wait and be patient; and I left her to broach the matter to my father, when and how she deemed it most advisable: never doubting her ability to obtain his consent.
    Anne Bronte  --  Agnes Grey

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