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brought, past participle; brought, past tense; brings, 3rd person singular present; bringing, present participle;
  1. Come to a place with (someone or something)
    • - she brought Luke home from the hospital
    • - Liz brought her a glass of water
  2. Cause (someone or something) to come to a place
    • - what brings you here?
    • - a felony case brought before a jury
    • - his inner confidence has brought him through his ordeal
  3. Make (someone or something) move in a particular direction or way
    • - he brought his hands out of his pockets
    • - heavy rain brought down part of the ceiling
  4. Cause (something)
    • - the bad weather brought famine
    • - her letter brought forth a torrent of criticism
  5. Cause (someone or something) to be in or change to a particular state or condition
    • - I'll give you some aspirin to bring down his temperature
    • - his approach brought him into conflict with government
  6. Involve (someone) in a particular activity
    • - he has brought in a consultant
  7. Initiate (legal action) against someone
    • - riot and conspiracy charges should be brought against them
  8. Force oneself to do something unpleasant or distressing
    • - she could not bring herself to mention it
  9. Cause someone to receive (an amount of money) as income or profit
    • - two important Chippendale lots brought $10,000 each
    • - five more novels brought him $150,000

  1. take something or somebody with oneself somewhere; "Bring me the box from the other room"; "Take these letters to the boss"; "This brings me to the main point"
  2. cause to come into a particular state or condition; "Long hard years of on the job training had brought them to their competence"; "bring water to the boiling point"
  3. cause to happen or to occur as a consequence; "I cannot work a miracle"; "wreak havoc"; "bring comments"; "play a joke"; "The rain brought relief to the drought-stricken area"
  4. go or come after and bring or take back; "Get me those books over there, please"; "Could you bring the wine?"; "The dog fetched the hat"
  5. bring into a different state; "this may land you in jail"
  6. be accompanied by; "Can I bring my cousin to the dinner?"
  7. institute: advance or set forth in court; "bring charges", "institute proceedings"
  8. lend: bestow a quality on; "Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company"; "The music added a lot to the play"; "She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings"; "This adds a light note to the program"
  9. fetch: be sold for a certain price; "The painting brought $10,000"; "The old print fetched a high price at the auction"
  10. attract the attention of; "The noise and the screaming brought the curious"
  11. induce or persuade; "The confession of one of the accused brought the others to admit to the crime as well"
  12. (bringing) delivery: the act of delivering or distributing something (as goods or mail); "his reluctant delivery of bad news"
  13. Brings is a band from Cologne, Germany which performs most songs in the local dialect of Cologne, Kölsch. ...
  14. To transport toward somebody/somewhere; To supply or contribute; To raise (a lawsuit, charges, etc.) against somebody; To pitch, often referring to a particularly hard thrown fastball
  15. (bringing) dropping, ringing, singing, walking, washing
  16. and take: Irish use of these words differs from that of British English because it follows the Gaelic grammar for beir and tóg. English usage is determined by direction; person determines Irish usage. So, in English, one takes "from here to there", and brings it "to here from there". ...
  17. beran (sv6); brengan; bringan; gebringan; lædan
  18. (v) açıwlandırırģa, eltirgе, kiyirirgе (atnı, arbanı, arbazģa), kеltirirgе, kеltirirgе (süyrеp), qozuturģa
  19. If we will bring to the Holy Spirit every dark secret we have hidden and open every door in our minds to Him, He will bring Light into the darkness of the shadows. ...
  20. v. to come with something
  21. [them] up (NT:1625).
  22. to, v.t. lai auna ; le auna; dho dena ; dhohna ; 1. To bring away. Kaddh leauna 2. To bring an action against. Arzi pauni ; nalish karna ; dawa karna ; 3. To bring forth, animals. Sunna; 4. To bring a bride home saherrna;