bring in

Primary Meanings of bring in

1.
v
earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages
2.
v
transmit
3.
v
bring in a new person or object into a familiar environment
4.
v
submit (a verdict) to a court
Full Definitions of bring in
1

v earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages

“this merger brought in lots of money”
Synonyms:
clear, earn, gain, make, pull in, realise, realize, take in
make
act in a certain way so as to acquire
clear, net, sack, sack up
make as a net profit
Types:
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eke out, squeeze out
make by laborious and precarious means
profit, turn a profit
make a profit; gain money or materially
rake off
take money from an illegal transaction
bring home, take home
earn as a salary or wage
rake in, shovel in
earn large sums of money
gross
earn before taxes, expenses, etc.
bear, pay, yield
bring in
line one's pockets
make a lot of money
turn a nice dime, turn a nice dollar, turn a nice penny
make a satisfactory profit
clean up
make a big profit; often in a short period of time
clear, net
yield as a net profit
pay off
yield a profit or result
Type of:
acquire, get
come into the possession of something concrete or abstract

v be sold for a certain price

Synonyms:
bring, fetch
2

v transmit

“The microphone brought in the sounds from the room next to mine”
Type of:
carry, channel, conduct, convey, impart, transmit
transmit or serve as the medium for transmission
3

v bring in a new person or object into a familiar environment

“He brought in a new judge”
Synonyms:
introduce
Types:
immigrate
introduce or send as immigrants
track
carry on the feet and deposit
insinuate
introduce or insert (oneself) in a subtle manner
4

v submit (a verdict) to a court

Type of:
present, submit
hand over formally

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