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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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"Today, the Zionist regime has more than the past understood the Islamic Republic of Iran's power in the region and will avoid testing it because it cannot manage confrontation against Iran and cannot bear its costs," the Iranian General added.
Patna: A woman has sought divorce from her husband because she cannot bear loudspeakers blaring from the adjacent temple, and he has not been able to curb the noise pollution.
ONE in seven parents taking first-year students to university will stay overnight - because they cannot bear to leave them straightaway.
BAGHDAD/ Aswat al-Iraq: Deputy Premier, Chairman of Arabia Alliance Saleh al-Mutlaq stressed that "there will be no dialogues with any political bloc without Anbar and Fallujah questions will have the priority".In a statement, he added "We cannot bear the events taking place in these two cities and the killings of women, children and innocent people inside the university campus".He added that the political blocs are busy with their contacts and understandings and forgetting the events taking place in Ramadi and Fallujah, in addition to organized crimes and other issues in Diala, Salahal-din and Mosul.Mutlaq warned against further complications if Ramadi and Fallujah questions were not urgently solved.
I cannot bear grasping the silver basin to wash my tear-stained cheeks.
"In their mad denunciation of fracking the Greens and the eco-warriors betray the mindset of people who cannot bear a piece of unadulterated good news" - Boris Johnson, Mayor of London, condemning opponents of the extraction of shale gas.
Zeyad Morad, a Mobinil executive said the company cannot bear any taxes since the profit margin is already narrow, hence, the new taxes will be borne by the subscriber, "the sales taxes are paid by the customer in any country, the role of the company is to merely collect it," he added.
I cannot bear these false allegations on me and wish to end my life.
It has the usual characters including good fairies, a truly wicked witch who cannot bear anyone to be happy, the gentle Xanna with whom Marak falls in love, and the evil Magwa who causes Marak much trouble by posing as him as he makes his long journey.
Many local media will be closed because they cannot bear the every-day expenses.
Another day we cannot share, another day I cannot bear. I hear your voice in the silent hours, when the house is very still, and feel the touch of your unseen hand, guiding and helping me still.
"I cannot bear Netanyahu, he's a liar," Sarkozy told Obama during a frank exchange where the U.S.
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.
Addressing the Turkish Cypriot people during celebrations of the 37th anniversary of Cyprus Peace Operation, Erdogan said, "we cannot bear any more.