bring over
index disarm (set at ease), persuade, prevail upon

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  • bring over — To convert • • • Main Entry: ↑bring * * * ˌbring ˈover [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they bring over he/she/it brings over …   Useful english dictionary

  • bring over — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms bring over : present tense I/you/we/they bring over he/she/it brings over present participle bringing over past tense brought over past participle brought over to take someone or something from one place to… …   English dictionary

  • bring over — v. (D; tr.) ( to move ) to bring over to (the incident brought them over to our side) * * * [ brɪŋ əʊvə] (D; tr.) ( to move ) to bring over to (the incident brought them over to our side) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • bring over — 1. Bear across, fetch over. 2. Convert, win over …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • bring over — convey, take from one place to another …   English contemporary dictionary

  • To bring over — Bring Bring, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Brought}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bringing}.] [OE. bringen, AS. bringan; akin to OS. brengian, D. brengen, Fries. brenga, OHG. bringan, G. bringen, Goth. briggan.] 1. To convey to the place where the speaker is or is to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bring — Bring, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Brought}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bringing}.] [OE. bringen, AS. bringan; akin to OS. brengian, D. brengen, Fries. brenga, OHG. bringan, G. bringen, Goth. briggan.] 1. To convey to the place where the speaker is or is to be;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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

  • bring — [briŋ] vt. brought, bringing [ME bringen < OE bringan < IE base * bhrenk , *bronk > Welsh he brwng, to bring, lead] 1. to carry or lead (a person or thing) to the place thought of as “here” or to a place where the speaker will be [bring… …   English World dictionary

  • bring — /brɪŋ / (say bring) verb (t) (brought, bringing) 1. to cause to come with oneself; take along to the place or person sought; conduct or convey. 2. to cause to come, as to a recipient or possessor, to the mind or knowledge, into a particular… …   Australian English dictionary

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