Simple past tense and past participle of broach.(verb)
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Use "broached" in a sentence
"In another press conference held Sunday, McCain broached the topic of Wright unprompted for the first time, despite previous suggestions that the Wright issue would be an out-of-bounds topic in the presidential race."
"After listening to me for several years on how hydrogen, as an alternative energy, can bring peace and everlasting prosperity to the society of nations, Marvin broached the idea of this talk and your brave president, showing the considerable courage of his military background, extended the invitation."
"It was the morning of the Duchess of Devonshire's rout that Carstares again broached the subject."