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Meaning of BRING ABOUT

Pronunciation:  bringu'bawt

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  1. [v]  bring about; "His two singles gave the team the victory"
  2. [v]  cause to happen or occur; "The scientists set up a shockwave"
  3. [v]  plan, organize, and carry out (an event)
  4. [v]  cause to occur or exist; "This procedure produces a curious effect"; "The new law gave rise to many complaints"; "These chemicals produce a noxious vapor"
  5. [v]  make possible; "The grant made our research possible"
 Synonyms: arrange, effect, effectuate, give, give rise, produce, set up, stage, yield
 See Also: accomplish, carry out, carry through, cause, come about, create, create, do, draw, entail, execute, fulfil, fulfill, get, go on, hap, happen, hasten, implicate, induce, initiate, lead, leave, make, make, necessitate, occur, pass, pass off, phase, pioneer, precipitate, result, rush, serve, stimulate, take place, tee up



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