1 bring about Rate this phrase:(3.00 / 1 vote) Say it
To cause to take place.

The collapse of the gold standard brought about much of the economic turmoil of that era.

2 bring about Rate this phrase:(0.00 / 0 votes) Say it
To accomplish, achieve.

I hope to bring about a successful conclusion.


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