Bring about - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbrɪŋ əˈbaʊt|
Brit.  |brɪŋ əˈbaʊt|

verb

- cause to move into the opposite direction
- cause to happen, occur or exist(syn: produce)

the new President must bring about a change in the health care system

Examples

Major changes will have to be brought about in British industry.

If the wind changes you'll have to bring the boat about.

...I promise: making one mistake will not bring about the apocalypse....

By his own efforts, Charles Fax brought about the fall of the government.

the new President must bring about a change in the health care system

...hoped to bring about a peace accord between the warring nations...

...most ticket buyers have no trouble envisioning the empyrean that winning the lottery would inevitably bring about...

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