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2 definitions found
 for bring off
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  bring off
      v 1: be successful; achieve a goal; "She succeeded in persuading
           us all"; "I managed to carry the box upstairs"; "She pulled
           it off, even though we never thought her capable of it";
           "The pianist negociated the difficult runs" [syn: pull
           off, negociate, bring off, carry off, manage]
           [ant: fail]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  47 Moby Thesaurus words for "bring off":
     accomplish, achieve, bring about, bring through, bring to effect,
     bring to pass, carry into effect, carry into execution, carry off,
     carry out, carry through, come through, come through with, commit,
     compass, crown with success, do, do the trick, do to, effect,
     effectuate, fulfill, get by, get through, go and do, go through,
     implement, inflict, make, pay, perpetrate, produce, pull off,
     put across, put in practice, put into effect, put into practice,
     put over, put through, realize, render, take and do,
     translate into action, turn the trick, up and do, work out,
     wreak
  
  

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