Translation of "bring" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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bringverb [ T ]

uk /brɪŋ/ us /brɪŋ/ brought, brought

bring verb [ T ] (TOWARDS PLACE)

A2 to take or carry someone or something to a place or a person, or in the direction of the person speaking

拿来,带来;带到
"Shall I bring anything to the party?" "Oh, just a bottle." “我要不要带点东西参加聚会?”“噢,带瓶酒就行。”
[ + two objects ] Bring me that knife/Bring that knife to me. 把那把刀递给我。
Can you help me bring in the shopping (= take it into the house)? 你能帮我把买的东西拿进屋里吗?
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。
When they visit us they always bring their dog with them. 他们来看我们时总是把狗带来。

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bring verb [ T ] (CAUSE)

B1 to cause, result in, or produce a state or condition

导致,引起
[ + two objects ] She's brought us so much happiness over the years. 这些年来她给我们带来了很多快乐。
[ + -ing verb ] The explosion brought the whole building crashing to the ground. 爆炸将整座建筑物夷为平地。
Several trees were brought down (= made to fall) by the storm. 有几棵树被暴风雨刮倒了。
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 the water to the boil (= make it start boiling). 把水烧开。
She suddenly brought the interview to an end. 她突然中止了面试。
Her tragic story brought tears to my eyes (= made me cry). 她的悲惨故事惹得我伤心落泪。
What will the future bring for these refugees? 这些难民将来会怎样呢?
bring sb to sth

to cause someone to come to a particular place or thing

把某人引到(某一话题、地点)
This subject brings me to the second part of the discussion. 这个话题让我谈到了讨论的第二部分。
What brings you (= why have you come) to Miami? 什么风把你吹到伦敦来了?

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bring verb [ T ] (LAW)

to make or begin as part of an official legal process

提起(诉讼);起诉
He was arrested for fighting, but the police have decided not to bring charges. 他因斗殴被捕,但警方决定不予起诉。

(Translation of “bring” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)