bringing

Definitions

  • a Representation of the Domains Of The Lord Ti, Bringing to Him Offerings in Procession
    a Representation of the Domains Of The Lord Ti, Bringing to Him Offerings in Procession
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n bringing the act of delivering or distributing something (as goods or mail) "his reluctant delivery of bad news"
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Additional illustrations & photos:

THE FAIRY QUEEN BRINGING TOM THUMB TO HIS MOTHER THE FAIRY QUEEN BRINGING TOM THUMB TO HIS MOTHER
He Must Bring his Folks, and All His Wives 289 He Must Bring his Folks, and All His Wives 289
The old woman brings Dilah to her mother The old woman brings Dilah to her mother
Ismenor brings Lino to Riquette Ismenor brings Lino to Riquette
The swallow brings the note to Lino The swallow brings the note to Lino
HERE, WAITER, BRING ME ANOTHER BEAN HERE, WAITER, BRING ME ANOTHER BEAN
Bring your canoe up broadside to the shore Bring your canoe up broadside to the shore
Bringing a present of flowers Bringing a present of flowers

Quotations

  • Richard Baxter
    Richard Baxter
    “Dangers bring fears, and fears more dangers bring.”
  • Bernie S. Siegel
    Bernie S. Siegel
    “It is the experience of living that is important, not searching for meaning. We bring meaning by how we love the world”
  • Vicki Baum
    Vicki Baum
    “Fame always brings loneliness. Success is as ice cold and lonely as the North Pole.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “The gift of friendship is a wondrous thing with the joys and happiness good friends bring.”
  • Mark Twain
    Mark%20Twain
    “Damn the subjunctive. It brings all our writers to shame.”
  • Kin Hubbard
    Kin%20Hubbard
    “It is pretty hard to tell what does bring happiness; poverty and wealth have both failed.”

Idioms

Bring a knife to a gunfight - If someone brings a knife to a gunfight, they are very badly prepared for something.
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Bring home the bacon - A person who brings home the bacon earns the money that a family live on.
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Bring on board - To make people embrace the ideas intended by the leader or agree to join a team or project is to bring them on board.
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Bring someone to book - If somebody is brought to book, they are punished or made to account for something they have done wrong.
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Bring someone to heel - If you bring someone to heel, you make them obey you.('Call someone to heel' is also used.)
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Bring the curtain down - If you bring the curtain down on something, you bring it to a end.
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Bring the house down - Something that brings the house down is acclaimed and praised vigorously.
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Bring to the table - If you bring something to the table, you make a contribution or an offer in a discussion or negotiation..
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Usage

In literature:

Bring your magics, spells, and charms, To enflesh my thighs and arms.
"The Hesperides & Noble Numbers: Vol. 1 and 2" by Robert Herrick
Good Heav'ns, what news I bring!
"The Comedies of Terence" by Publius Terentius Afer
Look you here, John; if you're paid to bring a man off not guilty, won't you bring him off if you can?
"Orley Farm" by Anthony Trollope
Whether there need, or not, the suitor of Helen Armstrong at length resolves on bringing the affair to an issue.
"The Death Shot" by Mayne Reid
Whatna like way is that to bring up a family?
"Janet's Love and Service" by Margaret M Robertson
Let us raise the curtain, and bring on the characters.
"The Scalp Hunters" by Mayne Reid
My hopes revived that she would bring the schooner to, and settle the doubts as to her character.
"In the Wilds of Africa" by W.H.G. Kingston
You will bring up little Charlotte with every comfort and refinement, dear wife.
"How It All Came Round" by L. T. Meade
She might take this Dorothy Adams, and bring her up in a virtuous, useful fashion.
"A Little Girl in Old Boston" by Amanda Millie Douglas
I will bring them to their senses presently.
"The Hour and the Man" by Harriet Martineau
I am rather surprised at their bringing a maid.
"Deerbrook" by Harriet Martineau
He wouldn't bring her here if there was not something in it.
"Floyd Grandon's Honor" by Amanda Minnie Douglas
We all wish to bring back the seven States which have left us; we have a common interest in them.
"A Report of the Debates and Proceedings in the Secret Sessions of the Conference Convention" by Lucius Eugene Chittenden
That meeting would bring with it much risk and many dangers; but it would also bring its own peculiar benefits.
"The Cryptogram" by James De Mille
Any member of the meeting may bring up this old business, or the Chairman may start the discussion.
"Scouting For Girls, Official Handbook of the Girl Scouts" by Girl Scouts
Or to rule the world and to bring order to all mankind?
"The Saracen: Land of the Infidel" by Robert Shea
He was bringing victory to the king and to Count Charles.
"The Saracen: The Holy War" by Robert Shea
And the first thing he'll do will be to bring the letter to me.
"Old Crow" by Alice Brown
Penn thought of these men now, and hoped that Carl would haste and bring them to the rescue.
"Cudjo's Cave" by J. T. Trowbridge
The Family itself becomes suspected: for custom might bring it together round the ancient Lares.
"La Sorcière: The Witch of the Middle Ages" by Jules Michelet
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In poetry:

But my Singing-Bird still sings
Without a cease;
And each song it murmurs brings
My spirit peace.
"Singing-Bird" by Abram Joseph Ryan
We ask to-day no countersign,
No party names we own;
Unlabelled, individual,
We bring ourselves alone.
"June On The Merrimac" by John Greenleaf Whittier
You love your bitterest enemies
with manly courage firm.
Your spirit brings community –
motherly and warm.
"Jesus" by Eberhard Arnold
Bring her, if worth the bringing,
A brother's kiss:
Should she ask for a song of his singing,
Give her this!
"To The West Wind" by George Frederick Cameron
Physician of my sin-sick soul,
To thee I bring my case;
My raging malady control,
And heal me by thy grace.
"A Sick Soul" by John Newton
She shall stand to listen,
She shall stand and sing,
Till three winged angels
Her lover’s soul shall bring.
"Early Death" by Elizabeth Eleanor Siddal

In news:

Bring your "brunch bunch" to the Miracle Mile spot June 2-3 and enjoy 50% off the Catalana-style omelet made with egg, potatoes, onion and your choice of wild mushroom & Manchego or Spanish chorizo 117 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables.
A Japanese anime convention is bringing people to Downtown Fresno as their favorite characters are brought to life.
The fall season brings out the wonders of animals as co-existers in our world.
Stuart Gordon and producer Adam Goldworm are reteaming to bring horror stage play titled "Taste" to Los Angeles.
It brings up some compelling thoughts about finance and the 2012 elections and is well worth your time, but it reminded me of something in particular.
Hilary Mantel's "Bring up the Bodies".
Microsoft is bringing its own hardware, the Surface tablet, to market.
Veteran winger would bring experience and leadership but there are also questions about age and salary cap space.
Bringing Up Raja from the December 16, 1993 issue.
I would like to correct serious misrepresentations of myself and my viewpoint in Rosemary Dinnage's review, "Bringing Up Raja," of Stanley Kurtz's All the Mothers Are One.
Kenmore Brings Microban Antimicrobial Technology to Refrigeration Feb 15, 2008 Printable format Email this Article Search.
Online social networks are usually all about bringing together people who like the same things.
A bushwhacking biologist unearths six-legged vampires, cannibals, and silk weavers in his quest to bring every ant on the planet into your home.
Anthrax's Scott Ian on Making a Brilliant New Album and Possibly Bringing the Big Four Tour to S.F.
Schneider Electric's APC Brings Energy Assessment To Channel Partners.
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In science:

These bring us an integral (Koba-Nielsen) representation for the multiparticle tree scattering amplitudes consisting of N − 2 vectors and two tachyons.
Worldsheet and Spacetime Properties of p-p' System with B Field and Noncommutative Geometry
Considering what will be achieved in the next 20 years I would venture the prediction that within another couple of decades we will have the capability to “mine” pristine comet nucleus material and bring it back to the earth for laboratory analysis.
Cosmic Dust in the 21st Century
Supstc (cid:16)x, t|{~ζ }(cid:17) with any orthonormal set of vectors plementing the vector (π/Ωin )1/4 Ψ(m) lying in the subspace mentioned above, one obtains the basis of the whole space which brings matrix ρ(m) stc to diagonal form.
Exactly solvable models of quantum mechanics including fluctuations in the framework of representation of the wave function by random process
The cosmological horizon brings an extra term to the ingoing component, representing positive flux of energy into the black hole.
Black Holes Must Die
This almost quantitative correspondence between the data and the calculations brings back into focus the counterion atmosphere without any need to invoke a ’condensation’ behavior.
Osmotic Properties of Charged Cylinders: Critical Evaluation of Counterion Condensation Theory
Although baryons contribute a negligible fraction of the global mass density of the universe, their transformations and the associated energy releases are key elements of the complex, puzzling history bringing from the primeval undifferentiated plasma to the highly structured present-day universe.
High-Redshift Galaxies: The Far-Infrared and Sub-Millimeter View
Additionally, starting with the Wound (IIB) F-string and D-string theories, longitudinal T-duality brings us to DLCQ IIA and DLCQ M-theory, respectively.
IIA/B, Wound and Wrapped
One approach of implicit construction of such coupling is to use some kind of central limit theorem in order to bring the walks closer and closer.
On the mixing time of simple random walk on the super critical percolation cluster
These discoveries bring the total number of rotation-powered pulsars currently known in the Magellanic Clouds to eight.
Radio Pulsars in the Magellanic Clouds
We have also discovered serendipitously a new pulsar in the LMC, bringing the total number of known rotation-powered pulsars in the Magellanic Clouds to eight.
Radio Pulsars in the Magellanic Clouds
In general we find that externally heated flows are unsatisfactory; when the heating is high enough to bring the X-ray luminosities into agreement with observations, the gas entropy is too high.
Entropy Evolution in Galaxy Groups and Clusters; A Comparison of External and Internal Heating
As emphasized earlier , the use of FADC to process the signals in a TRD can bring up to a factor of 2 in pion rejection power.
Prototype tests for the ALICE TRD
In fact, we can easily go further and explicitly construct the local unitaries which will bring any two maximally entangled states into Schmidt correlated form.
Optimal local discrimination of two multipartite pure states
Four new X-ray sources in the HDF-N itself have been discovered bringing the total number of HDF-N X-ray sources to 12.
The Chandra Deep Survey of the Hubble Deep Field North Area. IV. An Ultradeep Image of the HDF-N
Bringing a field theory point of view to fracture illuminates things in what I hope will be an entertaining way.
Formal Considerations about Fracture: Nucleation and Growth
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