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Synonyms for bring down

Synonyms for (verb) bring down

Synonyms: cut, cut back, cut down, bring down, trim, trim back, trim down, reduce Definition: cut down on; make a reduction in Usage: reduce your daily fat intake; The employer wants to cut back health benefits

Similar words: lessen, minify, decrease Definition: make smaller Usage: He decreased his staff

Synonyms: bring down, visit, inflict, impose Definition: impose something unpleasant Usage: The principal visited his rage on the students

Similar words: communicate, intercommunicate Definition: transmit thoughts or feelings Usage: He communicated his anxieties to the psychiatrist

Synonyms: bring down Definition: cause to be enthusiastic Usage: Her playing brought down the house

Similar words: enthuse Definition: cause to feel enthusiasm

Synonyms: bring down, let down, lower, get down, take down Definition: move something or somebody to a lower position Usage: take down the vase from the shelf

Similar words: displace, move Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant

Synonyms: bring down, land, put down Definition: cause to come to the ground Usage: the pilot managed to land the airplane safely

Similar words: come, arrive, get Definition: reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress Usage: She arrived home at 7 o'clock; She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight

Synonyms: subvert, overthrow, overturn, bring down Definition: cause the downfall of; of rulers Usage: The Czar was overthrown; subvert the ruling class

Similar words: depose, force out Definition: force to leave (an office)