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bring sth up

phrasal verb with bring uk   us   /brɪŋ/ verb [T] (brought, brought)
  • (TALK)

B2 to ​start to ​talk about a ​particularsubject: She's always ​bringing up her ​healthproblems.

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  • (VOMIT)

UK informal to ​vomit something: She was ​crying so much I ​thought she'd ​bring up her ​breakfast.
(Definition of bring sth up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bring sth up

phrasal verb with bring uk   us   /brɪŋ/ verb [T] (brought, brought)
to ​start to ​talk about a particular ​subject: Nobody was ​willing to ​bring up the ​subject of ​pay at the ​meeting.
(Definition of bring sth up from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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