She called father and son The Creeps, or just Them, as in “I want to see them brought out feet first.”
There was no doubt it was her fame that brought out these crowds and elected her husband to the Senate.
In Christchurch, at least, this earthquake has brought out the best.
Show, his appearances often brought out the worst in the loquacious activist.
She was escorted backstage where two chairs were brought out for her to talk to Oprah one-on-one.
I simply looted the dishes as they were brought out of the dining-room.
Then from inside her corsage she brought out and held to Sidney a letter.
Bob brought out his memoranda, and in half an hour we had the figures.
The few days since you have been away have brought out the true inwardness of her.
Then putting his hand to the side of the lodge where he sat, he brought out a bag which he opened.
Old English bringan "to bring, bring forth, produce, present, offer" (past tense brohte, past participle broht), from Proto-Germanic *brenganan (cf. Old Frisian brenga, Middle Dutch brenghen, Old High German bringan, Gothic briggan); no exact cognates outside Germanic, but it appears to be from PIE root *bhrengk-, compound based on root *bher- (1) "to carry" (cf. Latin ferre; see infer).
The tendency to conjugate this as a strong verb on the model of sing, drink, etc., is ancient: Old English also had a rare strong past participle form, brungen, corresponding to modern colloquial brung. To bring down the house figuratively (1754) is to elicit applause so thunderous it collapses the roof.