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1. bear

verb. ['ˈbɛr'] have.

Synonyms

  • feature
  • carry

Antonyms

  • outlaw
  • criminalise
  • reject

Etymology

  • bere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beor (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • beren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beran (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Bear Cub

  • strubbe
  • strub
  • scrub
  • stubbe
  • stub
  • snub
  • shrub
  • grubb
  • grub
  • drub
  • clubb
  • club
  • tubb
  • tub
  • sub
  • rub
  • pub
  • nub
  • jubb
  • hub
  • dub
  • chubb
  • bubb
  • bub

Example sentences of the word bear-cub


1. Noun Phrase
Park was both surprised and delighted by the little bear cub's noises.

2. bear

verb. ['ˈbɛr'] cause to be born.

Synonyms

  • lamb
  • pig
  • foal
  • cub
  • gestate
  • carry
  • have
  • whelp
  • farrow
  • litter
  • pup
  • have young
  • bring forth
  • calve
  • twin
  • deliver
  • expect
  • kitten
  • conceive
  • fawn
  • birth
  • produce
  • give birth
  • drop

Antonyms

  • be well
  • disagree
  • disjoin
  • mismatched

Etymology

  • bere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beor (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • beren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beran (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. bear

verb. ['ˈbɛr'] move while holding up or supporting.

Synonyms

  • frogmarch
  • displace
  • move
  • carry

Antonyms

  • overspend
  • recuperate
  • better
  • ascend

Etymology

  • bere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beor (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • beren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beran (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. bear

verb. ['ˈbɛr'] put up with something or somebody unpleasant.

Synonyms

  • take lying down
  • pay
  • stick out
  • support
  • swallow
  • stand for
  • hold still for
  • digest
  • bear up
  • permit
  • take a joke
  • put up
  • sit out
  • live with
  • stand
  • countenance
  • suffer
  • let
  • tolerate
  • brook
  • accept
  • allow
  • endure
  • stomach

Antonyms

  • disallow
  • death
  • stillbirth
  • disappear

Etymology

  • bere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beor (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • beren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beran (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. bear

verb. ['ˈbɛr'] bring forth, "The apple tree bore delicious apples this year".

Synonyms

  • make
  • crop
  • seed
  • spin off
  • create
  • turn out
  • fruit

Antonyms

  • levitation
  • sharpen
  • win
  • pay cash

Etymology

  • bere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beor (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • beren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beran (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. bear

verb. ['ˈbɛr'] take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person.

Synonyms

  • face the music
  • accept
  • assume
  • take over
  • take

Antonyms

  • boycott
  • disapproval
  • invalidate
  • negate

Etymology

  • bere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beor (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • beren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beran (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. bear

verb. ['ˈbɛr'] bring in.

Synonyms

  • yield
  • realise
  • make
  • pay
  • net
  • pay off
  • gain
  • clear
  • pull in
  • bring in
  • take in
  • realize

Antonyms

  • underpay
  • overpay
  • take
  • default

Etymology

  • bere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beor (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • beren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beran (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. bear

verb. ['ˈbɛr'] contain or hold; have within.

Synonyms

  • hold in
  • contain
  • enclose
  • confine
  • retain
  • hold
  • carry
  • take

Antonyms

  • prevent
  • level
  • act
  • lie

Etymology

  • bere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beor (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • beren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beran (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. bear

verb. ['ˈbɛr'] have on one's person.

Synonyms

  • have
  • feature

Antonyms

  • dissuade
  • dishonor
  • refuse

Etymology

  • bere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beor (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • beren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beran (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. bear

noun. ['ˈbɛr'] massive plantigrade carnivorous or omnivorous mammals with long shaggy coats and strong claws.

Synonyms

  • brown bear
  • Ursidae
  • polar bear
  • bear cub
  • carnivore
  • Ursus arctos
  • Thalarctos maritimus
  • Euarctos americanus
  • bruin
  • family Ursidae
  • Ursus Maritimus
  • ice bear
  • Asiatic black bear
  • Ursus ursinus
  • Ursus thibetanus
  • Selenarctos thibetanus
  • Melursus ursinus
  • sloth bear
  • black bear
  • Ursus americanus

Antonyms

  • female child
  • stay in place
  • lose
  • precede

Etymology

  • bere (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beor (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • beren (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • beran (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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