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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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A large memorial shaped like the leaves of a lotus-flower bears testimony to the cooperation between the two nations.
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That stripes appear so frequently on the skins of animals bears testimony to their importance.
The whole volume bears testimony, if sometimes rather grudgingly, to our enormous debt to Eusebius.
The book has unstinting praise for the missionaries who laid the foundations before "liberation," admiration for the stubborn courage of the simple tribespeople who withstood persecution after it, and bears testimony to the merits of the Christian faith as the effective agent of renewal, hope and vitality for the once populous but now diminished non-Han tribes, whom centuries of oppression had driven into the infertile mountains.
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