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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 personnel who partook in the search at the house of Donmez will also bear testimony.
The letters that she exchanged with contemporary Indian feminists bear testimony to her attempts to break away from imperial feminism's traditional assumptions about the silence of Indian women and to have a dialogue with them over the question of their enfranchisement.
Huge impact basins on the moon bear testimony to this cataclysmic era.
Beware of them, for they will deliver you up to councils, and flog you in their synagogues, and you will be dragged before governors and kings for my sake, to bear testimony before them." It is estimated that there were 164,000 Christian martyrs in 2002.
Whenever it becomes this then it is only a temporary role that it plays--binding up the wounded and the broken-hearted that they might, when healed and stronger-hearted, go out to engage the world and bear testimony to its true destiny.
And we are proud to publish the stories in our newspaper today which bear testimony to it.
Three files on the shelves of Mr Clifford's London office, brimming with messages and offers of financial help, bear testimony to the strength of feeling the case has provoked.
"We suddenly realized we had a chance to bear testimony in what we believed in very strongly and that we could do so in a very public way," Righter said.
Tim Tozer, Mazda Cars UK managing director said: "The impressive sales bear testimony to the strength and skills of dealerships such as All Electric Garage (Birmingham).
He said his recruits would bear testimony that there was every reason to opposition for a better-organised BDP family.
No one can erase Nawaz Sharif from the hearts of people, he said adding that unprecedented public participation in Nawaz Sharif public meetings from Khyber to Karachi bear testimony that people love Nawaz Sharif unstintingly today too.
The number of world-class stadiums in the country and the numerous international tournaments that bring top-ranked players flocking to the UAE bear testimony to that.
LAHORE -- Commander Lahore Corps Lieutenant General Sadiq Ali has said the acts of sacrifice, courage and dedication to duty demonstrated by the officers and men of Pak Army bear testimony to commitment and glorious resolve of Pakistan Armed forces for the defence and stability of the motherland.
All his three albums bear testimony of the singer's passion for quality music.