bring

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Synonyms for bring

cause

bring someone down: knock over

bring someone in

bring someone round: wake up

bring someone round: persuade

bring something back: bring to mind

Synonyms

bring something back: revive

bring something down: overturn

bring something down: reduce

bring something down: cut down

bring something in: produce

bring something out: publish

bring something out: emphasize

bring something up: mention

Synonyms

Synonyms for bring

to cause to come along with oneself

to succeed in causing (a person) to act in a certain way

to achieve (a certain price)

Synonyms

bring around: to succeed in causing (a person) to act in a certain way

bring around: to cause to come back to life or consciousness

bring down: to cause to fall, as from a shot or blow

bring down: to bring about the downfall of

bring forth: to give birth to

bring in: to make as income or profit

bring off: to bring about and carry to a successful conclusion

bring out: to present for circulation, exhibit, or sale

bring up: to take care of and educate (a child)

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bring up: to put forward (a topic) for discussion

bring up: to call or direct attention to something

Synonyms for bring

References in classic literature ?
he had refrained from talking of the treasure, which had brought upon the abbe the accusation of madness.
Watson, has been brought upon your head by your expression as you surveyed the moor out of our window.
With a full knowledge of what he brought upon you by so doing, he has come back in his selfish sloth, to be an aggravation of your wants, and a burden upon his sister's scanty wages.
Sure, therefore, of being beloved, I vowed that I would confess everything at once, that I would have no secrets from her; I felt ashamed that I had so long delayed to tell her about the sorrows that I had brought upon myself.
There is nothing the matter with you,' returned I, 'except what you have wilfully brought upon yourself, against my earnest exhortation and entreaty.
Be modest in speech, my watchful son, or you may have to answer yet for the mischief your own bad conduct has brought upon us.
Here was an ever-present sign of the ruin men brought upon their souls.
This is the earthly punishment I have brought upon myself.
But YOU once depreciated ME, sir,' thought Bella, pouting, 'and I hope you may be satisfied with the consequences you brought upon your head
The enchantress was far too cunning to let Ulysses see the mischief which her magic arts had since brought upon the gormandizers.
I thought of my uncle and of his colleagues in the Cabinet, of the shame which I had brought upon him, upon myself, upon every one connected with me.
Pressure has been brought upon Mrs Campbell to plead guilty to a charge put to her just a day before.
Combining Square's award-winning game design and Disney's legendary cast of characters has brought upon the creation of a game that gives players a new opportunity to enjoy and experience with many of Disney's most adored properties.
But the real loser is the taxpayer, for we will again foot the bill for the mess which Sean Quinn brought upon himself.
Therefore the trouble the Georgians have brought upon themselves with their actions in South Osettiawas obviously just what the Russians wanted and in rolled the mighty Russian war machine.