transitive verb

: to bring in
especially : to bring into court or to confiscate by legal process in Scots law

Word History


Middle English inbringen, from Old English inbringan (probably translation of Latin inferre to bring in), from in, inn in (adverb) + bringan to bring

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“Inbring.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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