bear

Part of speech: verb

To support at rest; sustain.

Part of speech: verb

To support in motion; carry.

Part of speech: verb

To show; display; exhibit.

Part of speech: verb

To suffer; endure; hold; maintain.

Part of speech: verb

To produce; give birth to; yield fruit.

Part of speech: verb

To conduct ( oneself); behave.

Part of speech: verb

Finance. To depress the price of ( stocks, etc.).

Part of speech: noun

A large carnivorous animal, with massive body and short tail.

Part of speech: noun

A speculator who seeks to depress prices.

Part of speech: noun

One of two constellations; the Great Bear or Little Bear. See URSA MAJOR, etc.

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Usage examples "bear":

  1. My niece could bear it no more, and said,- " How I pity you, dear uncle!" - "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons", Jacques Casanova de Seingalt.
  2. I can't bear to think of them. - "Our Young Folks at Home and Abroad", Various.
  3. And I shall bear it. - "Mrs. Geoffrey", Duchess.