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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Broughtparticiple passive of bring.

    The Turks, possessed with a needless fear, forsook the walls, and could not, by any persuasions or threats of the captains, be brought on again to the assault. Richard Knolles, History.

    The instances brought by our authour are but slender proofs. John Locke.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Brought

    of Bring

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Brought

    brawt, pa.t. and pa.p. of Bring.

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    Rank popularity for the word 'Brought' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #454

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    Rank popularity for the word 'Brought' in Written Corpus Frequency: #602

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Brought in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Brought in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Brought in a Sentence

  1. Lezley McSpadden:

    Almost four years ago to this day, I ran down this very street, and my son was covered in a sheet. It broke me, you know. It brought me down to my knees and made me feel crippled, as if I could do nothing else anymore, i learned to walk again.

  2. Deputy Public Defender Eric Quandt:

    ICE has made this case about sanctuary laws and immigration status, and that has nothing to do with the charges that are being brought by the District Attorney.

  3. John Weaver:

    To the men I made uncomfortable through my messages that I viewed as consensual mutual conversations at the time: I am truly sorry, they were inappropriate and it was because of my failings that this discomfort was brought on you.

  4. Jon Voight:

    My dear friends, we're all saddened by so much turmoil that has been brought upon this life we live, can this darkness be lifted ? Can we all share joy once again and see eye to eye ?

  5. Rajiv Kumar:

    Goyal is doing a fine job - he has brought a lot of energy to the coal and power sector, but I'm not sure he can do justice to the complex finance portfolio.

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    an untroubled state; free from disturbances
    • A. accommodation
    • B. rapture
    • C. substitute
    • D. tranquillity

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