Definitions for bring about

Definitions for (verb) bring about

Main entry: produce, give rise, bring about

Definition: cause to happen, occur or exist

Usage: This procedure produces a curious effect; The new law gave rise to many complaints; These chemicals produce a noxious vapor; the new President must bring about a change in the health care system

Main entry: bring about

Definition: cause to move into the opposite direction

Usage: they brought about the boat when they saw a storm approaching

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