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

Related Sources

  • Definition for "bring to bear"
  • Quotes for "bring to bear"
    • "People just want to hear some…"
    • View More
89 votes

How would you define bring to bear?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!