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Synonyms for bearing

Synonyms for bearing

behavior through which one reveals one's personality

the compass direction in which a ship or an aircraft moves

one's place and direction relative to one's surroundings

Synonyms for bearing

relevant relation or interconnection

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the direction or path along which something moves or along which it lies


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dignified manner or conduct

characteristic way of bearing one's body

heraldry consisting of a design or image depicted on a shield

a rotating support placed between moving parts to allow them to move easily

(of a structural member) withstanding a weight or strain


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The superintendent of police, who had that morning by Count Rostopchin's orders to burn the barges and had in connection with that matter acquired a large sum of money which was at that moment in his pocket, on seeing a crowd bearing down upon him told his coachman to stop.
For hours she strained her eyes over the stern of the craft that was bearing her deeper and deeper into the wild heart of fierce Borneo.
Behind her she saw the prahu turn back up stream, but now her mind was suddenly engaged with a new danger, for the girl realized that the strong current was bearing her down stream more rapidly than she had imagined.
Thus followed by his men, one bearing the head of Peter of Colfax upon the platter of gold, Norman of Torn passed quietly from the hall and from the castle.
The places to be occupied by the guests were indicated by cards bearing their names.
Behind them marched six hundred Cheshire and Lancashire archers, bearing the badge of the Audleys, followed by the famous Lord Audley himself, with the four valiant squires, Dutton of Dutton, Delves of Doddington, Fowlehurst of Crewe, and Hawkestone of Wainehill, who had all won such glory at Poictiers.
Having once taken the subject up, he read conscientiously everything bearing on it, and intended in the autumn to go abroad to study land systems on the spot, in order that he might not on this question be confronted with what so often met him on various subjects.
Preserved by three Brahmins, the inviolate deity, bearing the Yellow Diamond in its forehead, was removed by night, and was transported to the second of the sacred cities of India-- the city of Benares.
The report then focuses on the major production hubs for bearings and the hubs for manufacturing bearings components in India
NSK's recently introduced range of high performance angular contact bearings for industrial pumps has an optimised internal design that contributes significantly to lower running costs, allows downscaling of components, and saves energy by extending maintenance intervals.
The modern constructions of spherical roller bearings have an important capacity for axial and combined load.
The service life of bearings and often the equipment they support is dependent on the correct bearing lubricant.
SKF USA of Kulpsville, PA, reports that it has introduced a new class of rolling bearings benefiting from advanced design, material, and manufacturing-process innovations.
The dozer's drive sprocket bearings take the brunt while working in sand and mud.
Ball bearings are often used in wheel applications because they are cheap and get the job done, but tapered roller bearings have long been the gold standard (both in the senses of price and quality).