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"bring sth forward" in British English

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bring sth forward

phrasal verb with bring uk   us   /brɪŋ/ verb [T] (brought, brought)
to ​introduce something so that it can be ​seen or ​discussed: The ​policebroughtforward some new ​evidence in the ​case. mainly UK to ​change the ​date or ​time of an ​event so that it ​happensearlier than ​planned: The ​elections were ​broughtforward by three ​months.
(Definition of bring sth forward from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bring sth forward" in Business English

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bring sth forward

phrasal verb with bring uk   us   /brɪŋ/ verb [T] (brought, brought)
ACCOUNTING to ​copy a ​number from the ​bottom of a ​page or ​column to the ​top of the next one: Don't forget to ​bringforward last month's ​income and ​expenses.
to suggest something so that it can be discussed: bring forward a suggestion/proposal At the ​meeting several excellent suggestions were ​broughtforward by the more ​juniormembers of ​staff.
mainly UK to ​change the ​date or ​time of an ​event so that it ​happens earlier than ​planned: I'd like to ​bring the ​meetingforward to next week. The ​elections were ​broughtforward by three months.
(Definition of bring sth forward from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bring sth forward”
in Chinese (Simplified) 把…提前…
in Turkish tarihi öne çekmek, daha yakın bir tarihe almak…
in Russian переносить на более ранний срок…
in Chinese (Traditional) 把…提前…
in Polish przyspieszać coś…
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