Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
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- S: (n) delivery, bringing (the act of delivering or distributing something (as goods or mail)) "his reluctant delivery of bad news"
- S: (v) bring, convey, take (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"
- S: (v) bring (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"
- S: (v) bring, work, play, wreak, make for (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"
- S: (v) bring, get, convey, fetch (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"
- S: (v) bring, land (bring into a different state) "this may land you in jail"
- S: (v) bring (be accompanied by) "Can I bring my cousin to the dinner?"
- S: (v) institute, bring (advance or set forth in court) "bring charges"; "institute proceedings"
- S: (v) lend, impart, bestow, contribute, add, bring (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"
- S: (v) fetch, bring in, bring (be sold for a certain price) "The painting brought $10,000"; "The old print fetched a high price at the auction"
- S: (v) bring (attract the attention of) "The noise and the screaming brought the curious"
- S: (v) bring (induce or persuade) "The confession of one of the accused brought the others to admit to the crime as well"