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bring down

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Wiktionary

  1. bring downverb

    Synonyms:
    harsh ones mellow, shoot down

  2. bring downverb

    To make a legitimate rulership lose their position of power.

    The rebel forces are trying to bring down the president and his government.

    Synonyms:
    shoot down, harsh ones mellow

  3. bring downverb

    To reduce

    The latest budget reforms are intended to bring down the level of inflation.

    Synonyms:
    shoot down, harsh ones mellow

  4. bring downverb

    To make something, especially something flying, fall to the ground. Usually by firing a weapon of some kind.

    He brought down a pheasant with his first shot of the day.

    Synonyms:
    shoot down, harsh ones mellow

  5. bring downverb

    To cause an opponent to fall after a tackle.

    Synonyms:
    harsh ones mellow, shoot down

  6. bring downverb

    To make someone feel bad emotionally.

    The news of his death brought her down.

    Synonyms:
    harsh ones mellow, shoot down

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lower, take down, let down, get down, bring downverb

    move something or somebody to a lower position

    "take down the vase from the shelf"

    Synonyms:
    commence, land, swallow, write down, get off, tear down, get, raze, impose, trim down, disgrace, lower, demoralise, take down, dismount, get down, dismantle, cut, demoralize, demean, trim back, trim, overthrow, turn down, pull down, cut down, disappoint, glower, reduce, degrade, set about, lour, subvert, overturn, visit, level, frown, start, put down, begin, inflict, let down, cast down, start out, dispirit, depress, cut back, deject, dismay, light, set down, rase, unhorse, note, set out

  2. overthrow, subvert, overturn, bring downverb

    cause the downfall of; of rulers

    "The Czar was overthrown"; "subvert the ruling class"

    Synonyms:
    weaken, land, bowl over, overthrow, vacate, cut, annul, trim down, overturn, lower, demoralise, misdirect, overrule, get down, debase, pervert, demoralize, lift, trim back, trim, counteract, profane, rescind, cut down, tump over, put down, reduce, sabotage, let down, override, subvert, vitiate, repeal, take down, deprave, revolutionize, cut back, tip over, impose, inflict, undermine, upset, turn over, reverse, countermand, revoke, revolutionise, knock over, countermine, visit, debauch, corrupt

  3. inflict, bring down, visit, imposeverb

    impose something unpleasant

    "The principal visited his rage on the students"

    Synonyms:
    chitchat, land, confab, overthrow, enforce, inspect, impose, trim down, overturn, lower, get down, call in, cut, jaw, chit-chat, claver, trim back, trim, see, chew the fat, cut down, call, reduce, levy, natter, gossip, travel to, subvert, visit, take down, cut back, put down, inflict, shoot the breeze, confabulate, let down, chat, chatter, chaffer

  4. land, put down, bring downverb

    cause to come to the ground

    "the pilot managed to land the airplane safely"

    Synonyms:
    unload, land, write down, repose, overthrow, bring, impose, drop off, disgrace, lower, visit, get down, place down, cut, demean, trim back, trim, record, shoot down, cut down, lay, reduce, degrade, let down, subvert, overturn, take down, set down, trim down, put down, down, inflict, set ashore, drop, enter, discharge, cut back, shore, destroy

  5. bring downverb

    cause to be enthusiastic

    "Her playing brought down the house"

    Synonyms:
    overturn, cut back, get down, lower, let down, take down, trim back, overthrow, put down, trim down, subvert, cut down, cut, visit, land, impose, reduce, inflict, trim

  6. reduce, cut down, cut back, trim, trim down, trim back, cut, bring downverb

    cut down on; make a reduction in

    "reduce your daily fat intake"; "The employer wants to cut back health benefits"

    Synonyms:
    clip, cut out, skip, strike down, ignore, cut off, put down, lop, knock down, reduce, curtail, turn off, fell, trim, tailor, visit, shave, quash, cut, overthrow, cut back, mow, land, turn out, lose weight, shrink, slew, rationalise, switch off, prune, melt off, trim down, snip, contract, dress, shorten, thin, make out, geld, rationalize, disregard, down, snub, push down, inflict, subvert, slim down, concentrate, garnish, slue, tighten, abbreviate, pull down, restrict, keep down, hack, impose, flash back, subdue, cut down, deoxidise, burn, subjugate, curb, issue, edit, edit out, come down, repress, let down, foreshorten, dilute, write out, thin out, curve, swerve, get down, scale down, crop, drop, take down, boil down, pare, slenderize, trend, lower, abridge, deoxidize, sheer, slash, veer, overturn, decoct, slim, trim back

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bring down

    Synonyms:
    humble, abase

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How to use bring down in a sentence?

  1. Ian Allinson:

    We're appalled when the main measure the government has announced [to bring down energy bills] is that we have to give ourselves a loan.

  2. Donald Trump:

    More competition and less regulation will finally bring down the cost of care, and I think it will bring it down significantly. Unfortunately, it takes a while to get there because you have to let that marketplace kick in, it's going to take a little while to get there.

  3. George Sorial:

    Privately and publicly, we've offered to sit down and talk to him about some of these things, but what you have here is that there's politics. There's no interest in finding fact. They're out to bring down anyone that's in [ Trump's ] circle to make President Donald Trump look bad. That's why meetings like the one I suggested have never taken place.

  4. Health Minister Olivier Veran:

    We're asking citizens to continue mobilising to keep our economy working, not for the sake of economic objectives or budgets, but because a single missing link can bring down the entire production system.

  5. Francois Savary:

    There had been fears about the bond market blowing up, but for the time being there's a return to normal correlation in the market, so we don't see a vicious cycle where bonds bring down equities and equities brings down bonds.


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