brought past and past part of bring

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  • brought — [bro:t US bro:t] the past tense and past participle of ↑bring …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • brought — the past tense and past participle of bring …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • brought — p.t. and pp. of BRING (Cf. bring) (q.v.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • brought — [brôt] vt. [OE broht, pt., (ge)broht, pp.] pt. & pp. of BRING …   English World dictionary

  • BROUGHT — past and past part. of BRING. * * * Etymology: Middle English broughte (past), brought, ybrought (past participle), from Old English brōhte (past), brōht, gebrōht (past participle); akin to Old High German brāhta brought (past), brāht brought… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Brought — Bring Bring, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Brought}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bringing}.] [OE. bringen, AS. bringan; akin to OS. brengian, D. brengen, Fries. brenga, OHG. bringan, G. bringen, Goth. briggan.] 1. To convey to the place where the speaker is or is to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • brought — Taken; carried. Past tense of bring. See bring suit, supra @ brought in question upon the record The constitutionality of an act is brought in question upon the record when it is clearly questioned by the allegation of any pleading, or by any… …   Black's law dictionary

  • brought-on — /brawt on , awn /, adj. Chiefly South Midland U.S. 1. made or bought outside the community, as a commercially manufactured product. 2. (of a person) not belonging to the community; outside: They hired themselves a brought on man from Michigan. *… …   Universalium

  • brought — [[t]brɔ͟ːt[/t]] Brought is the past tense and past participle of bring …   English dictionary

  • brought up — raised up, brought before, discussed (of an issue, etc.); grown up, raised, educated (of a person) …   English contemporary dictionary

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