Definition of Bear in English :
Define Bear in English
Bear meaning in English
Meaning of Bear in English
Pronunciation of Bear in English
Bear pronunciation in English
Pronounce Bear in Englishsee synonyms of bear
massive plantigrade carnivorous or omnivorous mammals with long shaggy coats and strong claws
an investor with a pessimistic market outlook; an investor who expects prices to fall and so sells now in order to buy later at a lower price
Example Sentences:'bear a resemblance''bear a signature'
cause to be born
Example Sentences:'My wife had twins yesterday!'
put up with something or somebody unpleasant
Example Sentences:'I cannot bear his constant criticism''The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks''he learned to tolerate the heat''She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage'
move while holding up or supporting
Example Sentences:'Bear gifts''bear a heavy load''bear news''bearing orders'
7. bear, turn out
Example Sentences:'The apple tree bore delicious apples this year''The unidentified plant bore gorgeous flowers'
take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person
Example Sentences:'I'll accept the charges''She agreed to bear the responsibility'
contain or hold; have within
Example Sentences:'The jar carries wine''The canteen holds fresh water''This can contains water'
Example Sentences:'interest-bearing accounts''How much does this savings certificate pay annually?'
behave in a certain manner
Example Sentences:'She carried herself well''he bore himself with dignity''They conducted themselves well during these difficult times'
13. bear, hold
have rightfully; of rights, titles, and offices
Example Sentences:'She bears the title of Duchess''He held the governorship for almost a decade'
support or hold in a certain manner
Example Sentences:'She holds her head high''He carried himself upright'
be pregnant with
Example Sentences:'She is bearing his child''The are expecting another child in January''I am carrying his child'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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