Engelsk ordbog



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Engelsk udsagnsord: bring up

1. bring up (om tilvejebringelse) summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningRaise the specter of unemployment.
He conjured wild birds in the air.
Call down the spirits from the mountain.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)arouse, call down, call forth, conjure, conjure up, evoke, invoke, put forward, raise, stir


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termercreate, make


Mere specifikke termeranathemise, anathemize, bedamn, beshrew, bless, curse, damn, imprecate, maledict


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningcall forth, evoke, kick up, provoke

2. bring up (om adfærd) bring up


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningRaise a family.
Bring up children.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)nurture, parent, raise, rear


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody


Mere specifikke termercradle, fledge, foster


Medførergrow up

3. bring up (om adfærd) promote from a lower position or rank


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis player was brought up to the major league.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termeradvance, elevate, kick upstairs, promote, raise, upgrade

4. bring up (om bevægelse) raise from a lower to a higher position


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningRaise your hands.
Lift a load.


Eksempler på anvendelseThe men bring up the chairs


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)elevate, get up, lift, raise


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody PP.
Somebody ----s something PP


Mindre specifikke termerdisplace, move


Mere specifikke termerboost, chin, chin up, erect, gather up, get up, heighten, hike, hike up, hoist, hoist, hoist, jack, jack up, kick up, leaven, levitate, lift, lift up, pick up, pinnacle, prove, pump, raise, rear, run up, shoulder, skid, trice, trice up, underlay, wind


Medførerarise, come up, go up, lift, move up, rise, uprise


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)bring down, let down, lower, take down, get down

5. bring up (om bevægelse) cause to come to a sudden stop


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe noise brought her up in shock.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mindre specifikke termerstop

6. bring up (om kommunikation) put forward for consideration or discussion


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningRaise the question of promotions.
Bring up an unpleasant topic.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)raise


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termeradvert, bring up, cite, mention, name, refer

7. bring up (om kommunikation) make reference to


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis name was mentioned in connection with the invention.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)advert, cite, mention, name, refer


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerhave in mind, mean, think of


Mere specifikke termerappeal, bring up, cite, commend, cross-refer, drag up, dredge up, invoke, namedrop, quote, raise, remember, remember, speak of the devil, touch on

8. bring up (i anatomi) cause to load (an operating system) and start the initial processes


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningBoot your computer.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)boot, reboot


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerresuscitate, revive









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