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1. down

adverb. ['ˈdaʊn'] spatially or metaphorically from a higher to a lower level or position.

Synonyms

  • downward
  • downwardly

Antonyms

  • upwards
  • upwardly
  • up

Etymology

  • doun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dun (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dune (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dún (Old Norse)

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Rhymes with Bear Down Upon

  • santistevan
  • srinivasan
  • grandmaison
  • rapprochement
  • napolitan
  • moseley-braun
  • kazakhstan
  • whereupon
  • villagran
  • perignon
  • nithuekan
  • moldovan
  • christianne
  • christiane
  • azerbaijan
  • thereupon
  • st_john
  • stjohn
  • sanjuan
  • mak-kwan
  • guei-yuan
  • goings-on
  • denouement
  • dainippon
  • cadogan
  • balaban
  • almazan
  • yirng-an
  • vivyan
  • teheran

2. 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))

3. 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))

4. 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))

5. 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))

6. down

adjective. ['ˈdaʊn'] being or moving lower in position or less in some value.

Synonyms

  • set
  • downbound
  • thrown
  • descending
  • behind
  • downfield
  • downward
  • weak
  • low
  • fallen

Antonyms

  • high
  • up
  • night school
  • disqualify

Etymology

  • doun (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dun (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dune (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • dún (Old Norse)

7. 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))

8. 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))

9. 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))

10. 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))

Sentences with bear-down-upon


1. Noun Phrase
Look up to the top row to see the width of steel I-beam, or size, that you need for your project to support the KIPS that will bear down upon it.

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