bring round

bring round
verb
1. cause to adopt an opinion or course of action
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His urgent letter finally brought me around to give money to the school

Syn: ↑bring around
Hypernyms: ↑persuade
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s somebody

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Something ——s somebody

2. return to consciousness
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These pictures bring back sad memories

Syn: ↑bring to, ↑bring back, ↑bring around
Ant: ↑anesthetize (for: ↑bring to)
Hypernyms: ↑awaken, ↑wake, ↑waken, ↑rouse, ↑wake up, ↑arouse
Hyponyms: ↑resuscitate, ↑revive
Verb Frames:
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Somebody ——s somebody

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Something ——s somebody

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bring round — see

BRING AROUND ((ABOVE))

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Main Entry:bring

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • bring round — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms bring round : present tense I/you/we/they bring round he/she/it brings round present participle bringing round past tense brought round past participle brought round British 1) bring round or bring around to… …   English dictionary

  • bring round — verb a) To bring something when coming. Can you bring round some beer when you come tonight? b) To resuscitate; to cause to regain consciousness We thought he was going to die, but the doctors managed to bring him round. Syn: influence …   Wiktionary

  • bring round — phr verb Bring round is used with these nouns as the object: ↑conversation …   Collocations dictionary

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  • bring round — (CE) see bring around * * * [ brɪŋ raʊnd] (CE) (CE) see bring around …   Combinatory dictionary

  • bring round — See: BRING AROUND …   Dictionary of American idioms

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