Definitions of bring

  1. of a quality, as in; " 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"
  2. bring into a different state; " this may land you in jail"
  3. induce or persuade; " The confession of one of the accused brought the others to admit to the crime as well"
  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. be accompanied by; " Can I bring my cousin to the dinner?"
  6. 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"
  7. avance or set forth in court; " bring charges", " institute proceedings"
  8. 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"
  9. attract the attention of; " The noise and the screaming brought the curious"
  10. 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"
  11. be sold for a certain price; " The painting brought $ 10, 000"; " The old print fetched a high price at the auction"
  12. 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"
  13. To convey to the place where the speaker is or is to be; to bear from a more distant to a nearer place; to fetch.
  14. To cause the accession or obtaining of; to procure; to make to come; to produce; to draw to.
  15. To convey; to move; to carry or conduct.
  16. To persuade; to induce; to draw; to lead; to guide.
  17. To produce in exchange; to sell for; to fetch; as, what does coal bring per ton?
  18. To carry from another place; to cause to come; to produce; to procure; to conduct; to lead; to advance.
  19. Brought.
  20. Bringing.
  21. To fetch: to carry: to procure: to draw or lead.
  22. Pa. t. and pa. p. brought ( brawt).
  23. To fetch from; carry to; induce.
  24. To convey or conduct to or toward the speaker; cause to come; fetch.
  25. To influence; persuade; produce; render; fetch as a price.
  26. To fetch; to carry; to conduct; to lead; to cause to come; to induce; to prevail upon. To bring about, to bring to pass; to effect. To bring back, to recall. To bring down, to humble or abase. To bring forth to give birth to; to produce; to bring to light. To bring forward, to produce; to adduce; to show off. To bring in, to import; to introduce; to place in a particular condition; to yield. To bring off, to convey from; to procure to be acquitted; to cause to escape. To bring on, to cause to begin; to originate or cause to exist; to aid in advancing. To bring over, to convert; to cause to change sides, or an opinion. To bring out, to introduce; to exhibit, or cause to exhibit; to publish; to expose; to detect. To bring to, to check the course of a ship by trimming the sails. To bring under, to subdue; to restrain; to reduce to obedience. To bring up, to nurse; to educate; to feed and clothe; to cause to advance near; to cast anchor.
  27. To fetch; to bear; to convey; to produce; to cause to come.

Quotes of bring

  1. In other words, for every 10 enemy you kill you bring on 20 new recruits to their anti -coalition cause then essentially you are working against yourself. – John Abizaid
  2. I see myself more as an ambassador of the game. And I hope to bring chess to a higher level in the United States. Making bigger tournaments, more interesting events. Making it a respectable profession for young people to be able to pursue in the future. – Maurice Ashley
  3. There are no mistakes. The events we bring upon ourselves, no matter how unpleasant, are necessary in order to learn what we need to learn; whatever steps we take, they're necessary to reach the places we've chosen to go. – Richard Bach
  4. People just want to hear some common sense... and I bring to bear the experience in local government and state government and national government- I was the first woman in history on the Senate Finance Committee- not to mention the diplomatic international experience. – Carol Moseley Braun
  5. The Microsoft actions announced today are exactly the kinds of industry initiatives we need. Microsoft is using its resources to bring real privacy protection to Internet users by creating incentives for more websites to provide strong privacy protection. – William M. Daley
  6. Soldiers of Israel, we have no aims of conquest. Our purpose is to bring to naught the attempts of the Arab armies to conquer our land. – Moshe Dayan
  7. When I make art, I think about its ability to connect with others, to bring them into the process. – Jim Hodges
  8. My opinion on who's wrong or who's right has nothing to do with the fact that we have to bring together people who are against each other, to transform antagonism into cooperation. – Harri Holkeri
  9. As a co -chair of the State's 2010 Olympics Task Force, I am working to make sure our border crossings are ready to handle the risks and benefits the Games will bring – Rick Larsen
  10. The only Zen you can find on the tops of mountains is the Zen you bring up there. – Robert M. Pirsig
  11. The closing of a door can bring blessed privacy and comfort- the opening, terror. Conversely, the closing of a door can be a sad and final thing- the opening a wonderfully joyous moment. – Andy Rooney
  12. It takes a long time to bring the past up to the present. – Franklin D. Roosevelt
  13. There are now grandmothers and grandfathers coming to see us because they are of that age, they grew up in the '50s and '60s and they bring their sons and their daughters to hear the songs they heard when they were young. – George Thorogood
  14. The hope is they would like to bring it to Broadway next year, so we'll see that's to come in the end of the finance year and everybody else and also real estate and what theaters are available at the time but I would like to come back with it. – Blair Underwood
  15. I had been in a film, playing a young British aristocrat. My wife told me that she was invited to a dinner and she invited me to dinner and the hostess had seen me and said, 'You cannot bring him.' but I think that I've done enough to shatter the image. – Michael York

Usage examples for bring

  1. You would bring your mother back home again." – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. And I'd bring you back again in the evening. – The Rebel of the School by Mrs. L. T. Meade
  3. Did you bring any out with you? – Back To Billabong by Mary Grant Bruce
  4. I shall bring you. – Jimgrim and Allah's Peace by Talbot Mundy
  5. I told him I should bring one or the other." – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  6. But, would they let me bring you anything? – Half a Century by Jane Grey Cannon Swisshelm
  7. Take it out and bring it to me. – Marguerite de Valois by Alexandre Dumas
  8. It would not do to bring a woman here, it would not be right. – Rose of Dutcher's Coolly by Hamlin Garland
  9. To bring her back to me? – The Doctor A Tale Of The Rockies by Ralph Connor
  10. That will bring him, maybe. – Pine Needles by Susan Bogert Warner
  11. I bring them to you. – Salammbo by Gustave Flaubert
  12. But I'm going to bring something with me. – The Garden of Eden by Max Brand
  13. " I'm trying to bring our friends here," said I. " They should have been with us before now." – Blindfolded by Earle Ashley Walcott
  14. Go and bring him immediately!" – The Salamander by Owen Johnson
  15. He came to bring her the news she wanted. – Trading by Susan Warner
  16. I was a fool to bring you, anyway. – The Inside of the Cup, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 5, 2009
  17. I couldn't bring myself to tell him what was really going on. – Life Blood by Thomas Hoover
  18. Shall I bring in the Versiye fotoy? – The Madigans by Miriam Michelson
  19. Bring them back- I'll stay here. – The Paradise Mystery by J. S. Fletcher
  20. But it doesn't bring the dead to life. – The Spinners by Eden Phillpotts

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