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Definition 1: return to consciousness - [verb of body]

Samples where bring around or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • These pictures bring back sad memories

Synonyms for bring around in the sense of this definition

(bring around is a kind of ...) cause to become awake or conscious

"He was roused by the drunken men in the street" "Please wake me at 6 AM."

(... is a kind of bring around ) cause to regain consciousness

"The doctors revived the comatose man"

Definition 2: provide a cure for, make healthy again - [verb of body]

Samples where bring around or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The treatment cured the boy's acne
  • The quack pretended to heal patients but never managed to

Synonyms for bring around in the sense of this definition

(bring around is a kind of ...) improve the condition of

"These pills will help the patient"

(... is a kind of bring around ) restore to good health or strength

(bring around implies ...) provide treatment for

"The doctor treated my broken leg" "The nurses cared for the bomb victims" "The patient must be treated right away or she will die" "Treat the infection with antibiotics"

(bring around belongs to category ...) the learned profession that is mastered by graduate training in a medical school and that is devoted to preventing or alleviating or curing diseases and injuries

"he studied medicine at Harvard"

Definition 3: cause to adopt an opinion or course of action - [verb of communication]

Samples where bring around or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • His urgent letter finally brought me around to give money to the school

Synonyms for bring around in the sense of this definition

(bring around is a kind of ...) cause somebody to adopt a certain position, belief, or course of action; twist somebody's arm

"You can't persuade me to buy this ugly vase!"

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