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English definition of “test the water(s)”

test the water(s)

to find out what people's opinions of something are before you ask them to do somethingQuestioning people and asking questions in generalCuriositySuspecting and questioning
(Definition of test the water(s) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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