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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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It could have been worse, they may have been live and that really would have brought the house down.
Sam brought the house down with a dazzling performance of "I Can't Stand The Rain" with lucky UK soul singer Keisha White before closing the show with his Grammy Award-winning hit "Soul Man" to a rapturous applause and standing ovation.
Then, in a move that brought the house down, she ran down the stairs and planted a kiss on his cheek as flashbulbs popped.
Blowing Wind brought the house down when completing the double in the 1998 County Hurdle, and similar scenes are assured if Polar Red captures today's highly competitive contest and goes on to lift the pounds 60,000 bonus in the same Festival race.
Jello Biafra brought the house down when he called the war on drugs "ethnic cleansing, American style," and he listed the people he'd like to include in a Green Administration, including Secretary of Education Madonna, and, as head of the NEA, Marilyn Manson.
The prankster pair brought the house down, in fact.
Two large timbers were flush against the wall of the site; connected to a 100-ton jack (which was expanded by the crank of a turn-stile each time a visitor entered the show), the piece could have literally brought the house down.
Comic newcomers Ruperto Vanderpool, known for break-out performances on BET's "Comic View" and at the Comedy Store in Los Angeles and Angelo Lozada, who has brought the house down at venues such as Stand Up New York and Caroline's Comedy Club, will join forces with returning comedians Shang and Todd Lynn at Florida International University to get the audience pumped and showcase Zilo's two premiere Spring 2002 comedy tours.
He brought the house down on a night of amazing entertainment when he called the Queen "Mummy".
But undoubtedly it was adorable Tom who, after saying he wanted to write a musical, brought the house down with a self-penned ditty about his 10 years in McFly.
KAUTO Star brought the house down at Haydock with a brilliant performance to win the Betfair Chase for a fourth time.
Headlining at the Radio City Main Stage is soul and disco diva Kym Mazelle along with X-factor duo Diva Fever and also Rowetta whose act brought the house down at last year's event.
Danny, 36, stuck to his guns and brought the house down.
SCOTTISH granny Janey Cutler brought the house down on Britain's Got Talent last night, sailing through to Saturday's final with dance group Twist and Pulse.
Bad Bad Boy, Shanghaied in Shanghai, Love Hurts, and This Flight's Tonight have all aged remarkably well (that is, not at all) while Broken Down Angel predictably brought the house down.
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