Idiom:  bring someone up to date 


Idiom:  bring someone up to date

  • to give someone the most recent information about something

Example sentences

— If you have time later I’ll bring you up to date about the project.

— Can someone bring me up to date on what's been happening in the news? I've been on vacation and haven't read the newspaper for the past two weeks. 

— We've got an appointment scheduled for Friday afternoon to bring the team up to date about the annual conference preparation. 

— Can you ask the director to bring us up to date about the project funding next week?

— The company's president just brought us up to date on our salary negotiations and we're confident we'll get a significant raise next year.

— Had our travel agent brought us up to date about airfare discounts sooner, we could have traveled to Asia in December.

— Hi Bob, it's Cheryl. I need to bring you up to date on the basement renovations, so please give me a call at your earliest convenience.

— The purpose of our weekly staff meeting is for the team to bring each other up to date about what they're working on at the moment.

— What a relief. Our wedding planner brought us up to date about the reception and she was able to book our event at the historic Waverly Manor.

— It took almost three hours to bring our board of directors up to date on the social media fiasco. 

— Who would like to bring us up to date on the Johnson v. Selby case?


  • keep someone informed
  • keep someone in the loop
  • keep someone abreast of something

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