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Synonyms for bear


bring yourself to


give birth to



bear down on someone


bear down on something or someone

bear on something


bear with someone


Synonyms for bear

to hold up

to sustain the weight of

to hold on one's person

to move while supporting

to cause to come along with oneself

to hold and turn over in the mind

to be endowed with as a visible characteristic or form

to conduct oneself in a specified way

to give birth to

to bring forth (a product)

to exert pressure


to proceed in a specified direction

bear on: to be pertinent

bear up: to withstand stress or difficulty

Synonyms for bear

an investor with a pessimistic market outlook

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move while holding up or supporting

bring forth, "The apple tree bore delicious apples this year"

take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person

have on one's person


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have rightfully


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support or hold in a certain manner

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Chief of Turkish General Staff Gen Basbug said "eradicating AK Party" document was aimed at wearing down the Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) while only a few hours later the Ergenekon prosecutors summoned the Colonel who is said to have signed the document to bear testimony.
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It is normally quite eventful and my ribs will bear testimony to that.
Both bear testimony that it was Britain not Europe which invariably offered steadfast support in times of danger.
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Many areas of Wales, such as Cwm Llinau, which means Flax Valley,and Cwm Cywarch, which is Hemp Valley,are named from the crops which were grown there and bear testimony to their popularity.
He had a top career and his 91 Irish caps bear testimony to his quality.