1. [ verb ] make visible
Synonyms: reveal uncover unveil

"Summer brings out bright clothes" "He brings out the best in her" "The newspaper uncovered the President's illegal dealings"

Related terms: show disclose trot_out unfold excavate
2. [ verb ] bring out of some state, for example
Synonyms: let_out
Related terms: let_go_of
3. [ verb ] (news) prepare and issue for public distribution or sale
Synonyms: issue publish release put_out

"publish a magazine or newspaper"

Related terms: publicize edit release publication issue publisher publisher publication issuer publisher
4. [ verb ] direct attention to, as if by means of contrast
Synonyms: emphasize set_off accentuate accent stress

"This dress accentuates your nice figure!" "I set off these words by brackets"

Related terms: deemphasize change stress foreground pick_up raise background
5. [ verb ] bring onto the market or release, as of an intellectual creation
Synonyms: produce bring_on

: "produce a movie" "bring out a book" "produce a new play"

Related terms: offer spring production appear
6. [ verb ] take out of a container or enclosed space
Synonyms: get_out

"Get out your best dress--we are going to a party!"

Related terms: unpack winkle
7. [ verb ] bring before the public for the first time, as of an actor, song, etc.
Synonyms: introduce
Related terms: acquaint introduce
8. [ verb ] encourage to be less reserved

"The teacher tried to bring out the shy boy"

Related terms: encourage
9. [ verb ] make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret
Synonyms: disclose reveal expose declare discover give_away break let_out let_on divulge impart

"The auction house would not disclose the price" "She won't reveal her age" "bring out the truth" "he broke the news to her"

Related terms: tell betray confide tattle leak spring blow come_out_of_the_closet spring out blackwash muckrake reveal break discovery disclosure revelation exposure conveyance divulgence expose break
Similar spelling:   bring_about