bring under


bring under
depress, make sad, make unhappy

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • bring under — To subdue • • • Main Entry: ↑bring …   Useful english dictionary

  • bring under — Subdue, repress, restrain, conquer, get the better of …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • bring under domination — index subject Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • bring under rule — index impose (subject), subdue, subject Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • bring under subjection — index discipline (control) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • bring under control — get a grip on, gain mastery over, subdue, master, bridle …   English contemporary dictionary

  • To bring under — Bring Bring, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Brought}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bringing}.] [OE. bringen, AS. bringan; akin to OS. brengian, D. brengen, Fries. brenga, OHG. bringan, G. bringen, Goth. briggan.] 1. To convey to the place where the speaker is or is to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bring — Bring, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Brought}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bringing}.] [OE. bringen, AS. bringan; akin to OS. brengian, D. brengen, Fries. brenga, OHG. bringan, G. bringen, Goth. briggan.] 1. To convey to the place where the speaker is or is to be;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Under — Un der, adv. In a lower, subject, or subordinate condition; in subjection; used chiefly in a few idiomatic phrases; as, to bring under, to reduce to subjection; to subdue; to keep under, to keep in subjection; to control; to go under, to be… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bring to heel — ► bring to heel bring under control. Main Entry: ↑heel …   English terms dictionary


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