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bring sth forward

phrasal verb with bring
 
 
/brɪŋ/ verb [T] ( past tense and past participle brought)
to change the date or time of an event so that it happens earlier than planned: I've brought forward the meeting to this week.Early
Translations of “bring sth forward”
in Chinese (Traditional) 把…提前…
in Russian переносить на более ранний срок…
in Turkish tarihi öne çekmek, daha yakın bir tarihe almak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 把…提前…
in Polish przyspieszać coś…
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