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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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The Eighth Circuit then ruled that the Tax Court erred in summarily concluding that the outcome is the same regardless of who bears the burden of proof.
Once the consumer 'opts in' to use digital signatures, then the consumer bears the burden of later trying to disprove a fraudulent electronic signature," Beecham said.
The Seventh Circuit flatly rejected this argument, holding that the taxpayer bears the burden of proving its entitlement to the credit.
in connection with which the Trust bears the burden of the legal fees and expenses.
14, the Tax Court held that, when a deficiency notice fails to describe the basis on which the Service relies to support its deficiency determination, and a new basis relied on by the IRS requires the presentation of evidence different from that necessary to resolve the issue contained in the notice, the IRS bears the burden of proof for the new basis.
As a general rule, a taxpayer bears the burden of proof with respect to the items reported on his tax return.
Typically, a taxpayer bears the burden of establishing that the assessor has overassessed its property.