|1.||[ verb ] bring in a new person or object into a familiar environment|
"He brought in a new judge" "The new secretary introduced a nasty rumor"
|Related terms:||track insinuate immigrate|
|2.||[ verb ] earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages|
|Synonyms:||earn make realize gain realise pull_in clear take_in|
"How much do you make a month in your new job?" "She earns a lot in her new job" "this merger brought in lots of money" "He clears $5,000 each month"
|Related terms:||get yield profit eke_out gross rake_off rake_in take_home make net|
|3.||[ verb ] (business) be sold for a certain price|
"The painting brought $10,000" "The old print fetched a high price at the auction"
|4.||[ verb ] submit (a verdict) to a court|
|5.||[ verb ] as of sounds or images|
"The microphone brought in the sounds from the room next to mine"