bring something into line

bring something into line
to make someone/​something similar to another person or thing

The restructuring of the business has brought output and demand into line.

bring someone/something/into line with:

The new ruling brings this country into line with the rest of Europe.

Thesaurus: to change somethingsynonym
Main entry: line

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • bring something into line — bring (something) into line to make one thing like another. These increases will bring city teachers salaries into line with teachers pay throughout the area …   New idioms dictionary

  • bring something into line (with something) — bring sb/sth, come, get, fall, etc. into ˈline (with sb/sth) idiom to behave or make sb/sth behave in the same way as other people or how they should behave • Britain must be brought into line with the rest of Europe on taxes. Main entry:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • bring something into line (with somebody) — bring sb/sth, come, get, fall, etc. into ˈline (with sb/sth) idiom to behave or make sb/sth behave in the same way as other people or how they should behave • Britain must be brought into line with the rest of Europe on taxes. Main entry:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • bring someone into line — bring someone/something/into line phrase to make someone/​something similar to another person or thing The restructuring of the business has brought output and demand into line. bring someone/ …   Useful english dictionary

  • bring sth into line — (with sth) ► to make something the same as or similar to something else: »He d like to bring the pay of an Army private into line with that of a police constable. Main Entry: ↑line …   Financial and business terms

  • bring sth into line with sth — bring sth into line (with sth) ► to make something the same as or similar to something else: »He d like to bring the pay of an Army private into line with that of a police constable. Main Entry: ↑line …   Financial and business terms

  • bring someone/something into line — cause someone or something to conform the change in the law will bring Britain into line with Europe …   Useful english dictionary

  • bring somebody into line (with something) — bring sb/sth, come, get, fall, etc. into ˈline (with sb/sth) idiom to behave or make sb/sth behave in the same way as other people or how they should behave • Britain must be brought into line with the rest of Europe on taxes. Main entry:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • bring come into line (with something) — bring sb/sth, come, get, fall, etc. into ˈline (with sb/sth) idiom to behave or make sb/sth behave in the same way as other people or how they should behave • Britain must be brought into line with the rest of Europe on taxes. Main entry:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • bring get into line (with something) — bring sb/sth, come, get, fall, etc. into ˈline (with sb/sth) idiom to behave or make sb/sth behave in the same way as other people or how they should behave • Britain must be brought into line with the rest of Europe on taxes. Main entry:… …   Useful english dictionary

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