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Synonyms for bring


bring someone down: knock over

bring someone in

bring someone round: wake up

bring someone round: persuade

bring something back: bring to mind


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 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)


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)


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

bring up: to call or direct attention to something

Synonyms for bring

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The visual strategies he brings to bear are matched by his staging of the actors; the soliloquies of Hamlet (Ethan Hawke) are now interior monologues, and characters keep tabs on their world and feelings through video monitoring.
The author, a well known authority on medieval Islamic history, brings to bear both scholarly expertise and personal experience in his writing, which provides the book with a welcome sense of depth and perspective.
The company features treatment with Procuren, a growth factor solution, but also brings to bear a broad armamentarium, including assessments with laboratory, radiologic, nutritional and vascular studies; surgical treatments; infection control; pressure relief measures; and basic skin care.
A unique aspect of this work is the variety of methods Dowdall brings to bear on his question.
Perhaps paradoxically, restraint is a quality the high-energy CEO also brings to bear on his chess game.