Free Dictionary

Free Dictionary

Home ×
Link Link Link Link

Search Result for "bring forth":
Wordnet 3.0

VERB (4)

1. bring into existence;
- Example: "The new manager generated a lot of problems"
- Example: "The computer bug generated chaos in the office"
- Example: "The computer generated this image"
- Example: "The earthquake generated a tsunami"
[syn: generate, bring forth]

2. bring out for display;
- Example: "The proud father produced many pictures of his baby"
- Example: "The accused brought forth a letter in court that he claims exonerates him"
[syn: produce, bring forth]

3. bring forth or yield;
- Example: "The tree would not produce fruit"
[syn: produce, bring forth]

4. make children;
- Example: "Abraham begot Isaac"
- Example: "Men often father children but don't recognize them"
[syn: beget, get, engender, father, mother, sire, generate, bring forth]


WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

bring forth v 1: bring into existence; "The new manager generated a lot of problems"; "The computer bug generated chaos in the office"; "The computer generated this image"; "The earthquake generated a tsunami" [syn: generate, bring forth] 2: bring out for display; "The proud father produced many pictures of his baby"; "The accused brought forth a letter in court that he claims exonerates him" [syn: produce, bring forth] 3: bring forth or yield; "The tree would not produce fruit" [syn: produce, bring forth] 4: make children; "Abraham begot Isaac"; "Men often father children but don't recognize them" [syn: beget, get, engender, father, mother, sire, generate, bring forth]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

147 Moby Thesaurus words for "bring forth": affect, arouse, author, bear, bear fruit, beget, betoken, birth, born, brandish, breathe, breed, bring about, bring forward, bring into being, bring into view, bring out, bring to effect, bring to light, bring to notice, bring to pass, call forth, call into being, call out, call up, cause, coin, conceive, concoct, contrive, cook up, create, dangle, deduce, deliver, demonstrate, derive, design, develop, devise, disclose, discover, display, divulge, do, drag out, dramatize, draw forth, draw out, dream up, educe, effect, effectuate, elicit, embody, enact, engender, establish, evidence, evince, evoke, evolve, exhibit, expose to view, express, fabricate, father, flaunt, flourish, found, frame, fructify, fruit, furnish, generate, gestate, get from, get out of, give being to, give birth to, give occasion to, give origin to, give rise to, give sign, give token, hatch, highlight, illuminate, improvise, inaugurate, incarnate, indicate, induce, institute, invent, make, make clear, make do with, make plain, make up, manifest, materialize, mature, mean, mint, obtain, occasion, originate, parade, perform, plan, present, procreate, procure, produce, realize, represent, reveal, roll out, rouse, secure, set afloat, set forth, set on foot, set up, show, show forth, sire, spawn, spotlight, stimulate, strike out, summon forth, summon up, think out, think up, token, trot out, unfold, wangle, wangle out of, wave, winkle out, work, worm out, worm out of, yield