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brought to bear

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past tense of bring to bear

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to put into action or service
  • The group brought all their strength to bear in trying to remove the car from the mud.

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“Brought to bear.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/brought%20to%20bear. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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