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English verb: bring round

1. bring round (communication) cause to adopt an opinion or course of action


SamplesHis urgent letter finally brought me around to give money to the school.


Synonymsbring around


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)persuade

2. bring round (body) return to consciousness


SamplesThese pictures bring back sad memories.


Synonymsbring around, bring back, bring to


Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)arouse, awaken, rouse, wake, wake up, waken


Narrower (hyponym)resuscitate, revive


Antonymsanaesthetise, anaesthetize, anesthetise, anesthetize, put under, put out









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