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bring to a halt id.
put a stop to something

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adj.
inclined to bring forward small faults; made to confuse in argument
v.
explain or bring up
exp.
used to point out that small problems or unpleasant events can in the end help things get better
n.
underaged girl looking mature, that can thus bring somebody to jail if he is caught in a relationship with her
made with Jail and Bait
v.
to look for or expose information about a person's past, usually bad, and to therefore bring that person down or put them in a bad light
exp.
to take OR bring somebody down a notch means to make them behave less arrogantly or proudly.
exp.
to take OR turn OR bring something down a notch means to decrease its intensity
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bring

  
1    accompany, bear, carry, conduct, convey, deliver, escort, fetch, gather, guide, import, lead, take, transfer, transport, usher  
2    cause, contribute to, create, effect, engender, inflict, occasion, produce, result in, wreak  
3    compel, convince, dispose, force, induce, influence, make, move, persuade, prevail on or upon, prompt, sway  
4    command, earn, fetch, gross, net, produce, return, sell for, yield  


bring about     
accomplish, achieve, bring to pass, cause, compass, create, effect, effectuate, generate, give rise to, make happen, manage, occasion, produce, realize  
bring down     
abase, cut down, drop, fell, floor, lay low, level, lower, overthrow, overturn, pull down, reduce, shoot down, undermine, upset  
bring in     
accrue, bear, be worth, fetch, gross, produce, profit, realize, return, yield  
bring off     
accomplish, achieve, bring home the bacon     (informal)   bring to pass, carry off, carry out, crack it     (informal)   cut it     (informal)   discharge, execute, perform, pull off, succeed  
bring up  
1    breed, develop, educate, form, nurture, raise, rear, support, teach, train  
2    advance, allude to, broach, introduce, mention, move, propose, put forward, submit  
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