bring to bear definition

  • verb:
    • To aim a weapon at a target.
    • (idiomatic) to use; to hire something to attain an intended effect.
    • bring into procedure or result
    • To aim a weapon at a target.
    • (idiomatic) to utilize; to use anything to reach an intended result.
    • bring into procedure or result

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