bring in

verb

Definition of bring in

transitive verb
2 :to produce as profit or return
  • each sale brought in $5
3 :to enable (a base runner) to reach home plate by hitting the ball
4 :to report to a court
  • the jury brought in a verdict
5 a :to cause (something, such as an oil well) to be productive
b :to win tricks with the cards of (a long suit) in bridge
6 :earn
  • brings in a good salary

Examples of bring in in a Sentence

  1. she's bringing in good money selling houses

First Known Use of bring in

14th century



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