bearing

Part of speech: noun

The act of sustaining producing, etc.

Part of speech: noun

Deportment; manner.

Part of speech: noun

Relation; meaning.

Part of speech: noun

A part ( of a machine) that rests on something. or on which something rests.

Part of speech: noun

A heraldic device.

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Usage examples "bearing":

  1. That is the solution of the difficulty as to her not bearing her father's name. - "You-Never-Can-Tell", Shaw, Bernard.
  2. More than seven hundred were seen bearing arms, who were to say who won the game. - "The Nibelungenlied", Unknown.
  3. It is in this position, then, that will be found the greatest bearing surface for the shoe, and it is wise, in this case, to have the heels of the shoe kept flat. - "Diseases of the Horse's Foot", Harry Caulton Reeks.