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bring

to institute proceedings, charges or to put evidence before a tribunal.
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When the tide is rising, and advancing on land, it is not prudent to bring the vessels too close inshore, for, if the wind is fresh, the prows are buried in the sand; and the sand of that coast is spongy; it receives easily, but does not yield so well.
If on the other hand I managed to kill them, I shall be much obliged if you will kindly bring me my presents."
"You will bring the dressing-case here at once," Mr.
And the king sent two waiting-maids and two attendants into the tower, to fetch the queen and bring her to the royal table.
Having got my second cargo on shore - though I was fain to open the barrels of powder, and bring them by parcels, for they were too heavy, being large casks - I went to work to make me a little tent with the sail and some poles which I cut for that purpose: and into this tent I brought everything that I knew would spoil either with rain or sun; and I piled all the empty chests and casks up in a circle round the tent, to fortify it from any sudden attempt, either from man or beast.
"But it's not only because he's a genius that I ask you to let me bring him here; it's because he's a human being, and he is ill and poor."
"There's only a little of the powder left," announced Tip, looking within the box." And it seems to me it is more important to bring the legs of the sofas to life than the head."
Bring the box back with you to the Baker Street rooms.
"Dear Queen," she sadly said, "I would gladly bring as pleasant tidings as my sister, but, alas!
102-114) But the goddesses sent out Iris from the well-set isle to bring Eilithyia, promising her a great necklace strung with golden threads, nine cubits long.
To celebrate it I ordered my steward to bring me a very fat cow to sacrifice.
He has sent me hither for one reason only, to be rid of me awhile, and, whatever the words I bring back to him, the end will be the same--that night shall come when you will find an impi at your gates."