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. 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.
  13. To cause the accession or obtaining of; to procure; to make to come; to produce; to draw to.
  14. To persuade; to induce; to draw; to lead; to guide.
  15. To produce in exchange; to sell for; to fetch; as, what does coal bring per ton?
  16. To carry from another place; to cause to come; to produce; to procure; to conduct; to lead; to advance.
  17. Brought.
  18. Bringing.
  19. To fetch: to carry: to procure: to draw or lead.
  20. Pa. t. and pa. p. brought ( brawt).
  21. To fetch from; carry to; induce.
  22. To convey or conduct to or toward the speaker; cause to come; fetch.
  23. To influence; persuade; produce; render; fetch as a price.
  24. 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.
  25. To fetch; to bear; to convey; to produce; to cause to come.

Usage examples for bring

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