What is bring up?

  • (verb): Cause to load (an operating system) and start the initial processes.
    Synonyms: boot, reboot
    See also — Additional definitions below

More definitions of "bring up":

  • (verb): Put forward for consideration or discussion.
    Example: "Bring up an unpleasant topic"
    Synonyms: raise
  • (verb): Cause to come to a sudden stop.
    Example: "The noise brought her up in shock"
  • (verb): Promote from a lower position or rank.
    Example: "This player was brought up to the major league"

Famous quotes containing the words bring up and/or bring:

    The Sixties, of course, was the worst time in the world to try and bring up a child. They were exposed to all these crazy things going on.
    Nancy Reagan (b. 1923)

    I can never bring you to realize the importance of sleeves, the suggestiveness of thumb-nails, or the great issues that may hang from a boot-lace.
    Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859–1930)

    I wish to see, in process of disappearing, that only thing which ever could bring this nation to civil war.
    Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865)