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bring

to institute proceedings, charges or to put evidence before a tribunal.
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Love brings down the strongest of nations, reduces them to rumbles, to nothing, to empty wastelands that thereafter have no hope of ever bearing fruits.
SPOT OF BOTHER: John Obi Mikel brings down Gabby Agbonlahor - but Villa's penalty appeals were turned down and Didier Drogba (below) set Chelsea on course to the FA Cup final
An occasional very short sentence brings down your average nicely.