bringverb [ T ]uk /brɪŋ/ us /brɪŋ/ brought, brought
bring verb [ T ] (TOWARDS PLACE)
The police brought several men in for questioning (= took them to the police station because they might have been involved in a crime). 警方带了几个人回警局问话。
- I'll see if Louisa will bring her guitar to the party.
- Please remember to bring a mat and a towel with you to the next aerobics class.
- Is it okay if I bring a friend to the party?
- The waiter brought the menu and the wine list.
- I brought him some sandwiches because I thought he might be hungry.
bring verb [ T ] (CAUSE)
The closure of the factory brought poverty to the town (= resulted in it becoming poor). 工厂的倒闭使那个镇陷入了贫困。
bring sb to sth
- It took them two hours to bring the fire under control.
- Diplomacy has so far failed to bring an end to the fighting.
- Few observers believe that the treaty will bring a lasting peace to the region.
- It's nice to be able to bring a smile to people's faces .
- December brought some seasonable snow showers.