bring out

verb

Definition of bring out

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1a :  to make apparentb :  to effectively develop (something, such as a quality)

  3. 2a :  to present to the publicb :  to introduce formally to society

  4. 3 :  utter

Examples of bring out in a Sentence

  1. he ever so casually brings out the names of celebrities with whom he's supposedly buddy-buddy

  2. a blue scarf would bring out the color of your eyes

First Known Use of bring out

1579



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up bring out? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

lethargy or dullness

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Time Traveler Quiz: Which Word Came First?

  • time-traveler-quiz-which-word-came-first
  • Which came first?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!