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  • 1 bring toward a central point — index concentrate (consolidate) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 Toward the Light — (in Danish, Vandrer mod Lyset! ) was first published in Copenhagen, Denmark in 1920 by the Danish author Michael Agerskov. The content of the book is said to have been received through intuitive thought inspiration from the transcendental world… …

    Wikipedia

  • 3 Bring Us Together — Vicki Lynne Cole with a recreation of her sign, 1969 Inaugural Parade Date October 1968 – January 1969 Location Deshler, Ohio – Washington D.C. Participants Vicki Lynne Cole …

    Wikipedia

  • 4 bring — [brɪŋ] verb brought PTandPP [brɔːt ǁ brɒːt] LAW bring a case/​charge/​suit/​lawsuit to organize a legal case against someone: • a string of lawsuits brought by jobseekers who think they re the victims of discrimination • Company directors are… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 5 bring, take — Bring indicates movement toward a place identified with the speaker; it suggests to come here with. Take suggests movement away from such a place and indicates to go there with. One takes money to a supermarket and brings home groceries (and no… …

    Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • 6 bring — bringer, n. /bring/, v.t., brought, bringing. 1. to carry, convey, conduct, or cause (someone or something) to come with, to, or toward the speaker: Bring the suitcase to my house. He brought his brother to my office. 2. to cause to come to or… …

    Universalium

  • 7 bring — [[t]brɪŋ[/t]] v. t. brought, bring•ing 1) to carry, convey, conduct, or cause (someone or something) to come with, to, or toward the speaker 2) to cause to come to or toward oneself; attract 3) to cause to occur or exist: The medicine brought… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 8 bring — verb (brought; bringing) Etymology: Middle English, from Old English bringan; akin to Old High German bringan to bring, Welsh hebrwng to accompany Date: before 12th century transitive verb 1. a. to convey, lead, carry, or cause to come along with …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 9 bring — verb /ˈbɹɪŋ/ a) To transport toward somebody/somewhere. The new company director brought a fresh perspective on sales and marketing. b) To supply or contribute. The closer Jones can really bring it …

    Wiktionary

  • 10 To bring up — Up Up ([u^]p), adv. [AS. up, upp, [=u]p; akin to OFries. up, op, D. op, OS. [=u]p, OHG. [=u]f, G. auf, Icel. & Sw. upp, Dan. op, Goth. iup, and probably to E. over. See {Over}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Aloft; on high; in a direction contrary to that of …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 Falling Toward Apotheosis — Infobox Television episode Title = Falling Toward Apotheosis Series = Babylon 5 Caption = Season = 4 Episode = 4 Airdate = 25 November 1996 Production = 404 Writer = J. Michael Straczynski Director = David Eagle Guests = Wayne Alexander (Lorien)… …

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  • 12 To bring by the lee — Lee Lee, n. [OE. lee shelter, Icel. hl[=e], akin to AS. hle[ o], hle[ o]w, shelter, protection, OS. hl[ e]o, D. lij lee, Sw. l[ a], Dan. l[ae].] 1. A sheltered place; esp., a place protected from the wind by some object; the side sheltered from… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 To bring home — Home Home, adv. 1. To one s home or country; as in the phrases, go home, come home, carry home. [1913 Webster] 2. Close; closely. [1913 Webster] How home the charge reaches us, has been made out. South. [1913 Webster] They come home to men s… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 14 concentrate — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. distill, condense, consolidate; intensify, fix, aim, focus; converge, center, localize; collect, assemble, gather. See assemblage, convergence. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To bring or come together] Syn.… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 15 draw — drawable, adj. /draw/, v., drew, drawn, drawing, n. v.t. 1. to cause to move in a particular direction by or as if by a pulling force; pull; drag (often fol. by along, away, in, out, or off). 2 …

    Universalium

  • 16 draw — [[t]drɔ[/t]] v. drew, drawn, draw•ing, n. 1) to cause to move in a particular direction by or as if by a pulling force; pull; drag (often fol. by along, away, in, out, or off) 2) cvb to pull down or over so as to cover, or to pull up or aside so… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 17 adduct — 1. To draw toward the median plane. 2. An addition product, or complex, or one part of the same. [L. ad duco, pp. ductus, to bring toward] * * * ad·duct ə dəkt, a vt to draw (as a limb) toward or past the median axis of the body also to bring… …

    Medical dictionary

  • 18 draw — I. v. a. 1. Pull, drag, haul, tug, pull along. 2. Attract, bring toward, pull toward. 3. Suck, drain, suck dry. 4. Inhale, inspire, breathe in, take into the lungs. 5. Extract, take out, draw out. 6. Induce, move, lead, allure, entice, engage,… …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 19 concentrate — I (consolidate) verb accumulate, agglomerate, aggregate, amass, assemble, bring into a small compass, bring toward a central point, center, centralize, cluster, coalesce, collect, combine, compact, compress, concenter, condense, congest,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 20 concentrate — v. a. 1. Condense, bring into a small compass, bring toward a central point. 2. Boil down, reduce by evaporation, rectify, reduce to extreme purity and strength …

    New dictionary of synonyms