Examples of bring up in a Sentence
it takes an immense commitment and a lot of love to bring up a child properly
I hate to bring this up, but we're running short of money.
Recent Examples of bring up from the Web
In 2013, the New York Hilton Midtown replaced room service with a grab-and-go market called Herb N’ Kitchen; guests also can have food from the market brought up and left at the door in a shopping bag, knock-and-drop style.
House red and white wines are available for $8 a glass, and residents can also order from the Corkscrew wine shop downstairs and have the bottle brought up.
Toyota’s Lexus has a large lead among luxury brands, while GM’s Cadillac brings up the rear.
There’s no point in bringing up that slop-fest again.
No need to bring up the months of poor-mouthing about a $20 million deficit for next year — followed by fat raises to city workers.
Staffers can rate their colleagues on more than 100 different attributes such as their open-mindedness and willingness to bring up a sensitive topic via an app developed for the company called the dot collector.
His fans often brought up this incident to him, excitedly.
The problem with Facebook's policy about names is a real one, with many people bringing up legitimate complaints.
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First Known Use of bring up
bring up Synonyms
Synonymsbreed, foster, nourish, nurse, raise, rear
Related Wordsfather, mother; attend, care (for), cradle, cultivate, mind, minister (to), nurture, watch; discipline, educate, instruct, mentor, school, teach, train, tutor; edify, enlighten, indoctrinate; feed, provide (for), supply; advance, forward, further, promote; prepare; direct, guide, lead, shepherd, show
Near Antonymsabuse, ill-treat, ill-use, maltreat, mishandle, mistreat; ignore, neglect; harm, hurt, injure
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