bring in
transitive verb Date: 14th century 1. include, introduce 2. to produce as profit or return <
each sale brought in $5
>
3. to enable (a base runner) to reach home plate by hitting the ball 4. to report to a court <
the jury brought in a verdict
>
5. a. to cause (as an oil well) to be productive b. to win tricks with the cards of (a long suit) in bridge 6. earn <
brings in a good salary
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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