Sentence Examples with the word bring to bear

And the light that later writers bring to bear on Kant's logic and epistemology from other sides of his speculation varies in kind and in degree.

De Lesseps, and resisted by Palmerston with all the weight he could bring to bear against it.

Moreover, he retained in practice, if not in theory, his power to nominate to the vacant offices; chapters and monasteries seldom dared to resist the pressure which the sovereign could bring to bear upon them in.