bear off


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Synonyms for bear off

remove from a certain place, environment, or mental or emotional state

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Dennis, who began his career in The Beano in 1951, was a child with a bit of the devil in him, so much so that he even knocked Biffo the Bear off the front cover in 1974.
She grabbed her bicycle and threw it to the ground, which scared the bear off.
If you tack first, you will twice have to bear off dead downwind after tacking, which is slow.
But a wildlife chief said: "The campers should have taken measures to scare the bear off, not just take photographs and videotape it.
In 2000, he accidentally shot and slightly wounded his assistant, Deborah Fuller, trying to chase a bear off his property.
Federal officials have put forth similar proposals to take the gray wolf and the grizzly bear off the threatened species list as well.
Follow the clear indicated way but be aware to take the yellow arrowed direction at a division of the main track to bear off to the left.
In this case, I would venture to guess that many hunters would have written the bear off when it disappeared after the missed shot.
Lord Stirrup accused President Vladimir Putin of war rehearsals by flying a Tu-95 Bear off Cornwall that was challenged by the RAF.
A baby polar bear off the Coca Cola adverts because they are so cute.
I'm going to put this ladder up against the roof and then I'm going to climb up and knock the bear off with this baseball bat.