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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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Another day we cannot share, another day I cannot bear.
I cannot bear Netanyahu, he's a liar," Sarkozy told Obama during a frank exchange where the U.
Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia could cost Lebanese taxpayers some $187 million given the specifications required for the complex, and the Finance Ministry says it cannot bear such a cost.
TS Eliot once said, 'Human Kind cannot bear very much reality'.
Addressing the Turkish Cypriot people during celebrations of the 37th anniversary of Cyprus Peace Operation, Erdogan said, "we cannot bear any more.
The woman has a disorder and cannot bear to be out of the headlines.
THREE out of four women admit they dread their annual summer holiday because they cannot bear the thought of stripping offon the beach.
They sit one place above the relegation zone and captain Shaun Derry cannot bear the thought of defeat, which would leave them needing a win on the final day of the season to be sure of their Championship status.
I cannot bear to eat anything Buster-shaped" - RoyHattersley, whose dog Buster died recently.
Connecticut, I go at twilight--for I cannot bear my reflection.
So to decent people who cannot bear the thought of voting Labour, Conservative or Lib-Dem this time, I urge them to think about voting Green.
For something as important as an institution of higher education, one mind cannot bear the entire burden.
NEARLY six in 10 people in Cardiff hate their bottoms while 56% cannot bear to study their posteriors in the mirror, according to a survey.
It is quite clear that in view of the current financial crisis, government alone cannot bear the cost.
I WORK in the Allesley area of Coventry and during the last few months I have taken two wild rabbits infected with myxomatosis to my local veterinary surgery for help, as I cannot bear to see them suffering so much pain.