What is bring?

  • (verb): Cause to happen or to occur as a consequence.
    Example: "Bring comments"
    Synonyms: work, play, wreak, make for
    See also — Additional definitions below

More definitions of "bring":

  • (verb): Go or come after and bring or take back.
    Example: "Could you bring the wine?"
    Synonyms: get, convey, fetch
  • (verb): Take something or somebody with oneself somewhere.
    Example: "Bring me the box from the other room"
    Synonyms: convey, take
  • (verb): Induce or persuade.
    Example: "The confession of one of the accused brought the others to admit to the crime as well"
  • (verb): Bring into a different state.
    Synonyms: land
  • (verb): Be accompanied by.
    Example: "Can I bring my cousin to the dinner?"
  • (verb): Attract the attention of.
    Example: "The noise and the screaming brought the curious"
  • (verb): Cause to come into a particular state or condition.
    Example: "Long hard years of on the job training had brought them to their competence"; "bring water to the boiling point"
  • (verb): Avance or set forth in court.
    Example: "Bring charges", "institute proceedings"
    Synonyms: institute

Famous quotes containing the word bring:

    ... a unique endeavour
    To bring to bloom the million-petalled flower
    Of being here.
    Philip Larkin (1922–1986)

    Consciousness-raising is at the very least supposed to bring about an intimacy, but what it seems instead to bring about are the trappings of intimacy, the illusion of intimacy, a semblance of intimacy.
    Nora Ephron (b. 1941)

    Reading a book is like re-writing it for yourself.... You bring to a novel, anything you read, all your experience of the world. You bring your history and you read it in your own terms.
    Angela Carter (1940–1992)