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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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  • encarnacion
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  • salmeron
  • montavon
  • hargadon
  • gabaldon
  • davignon
  • couvillion
  • zamarron
  • yongbyon
  • withdrawn
  • von-braun
  • villalon
  • undergone
  • sossamon
  • quinton
  • overdrawn
  • ortegon
  • matalon
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  • dameron
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  • aguillon
  • verdon
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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. on

adverb. ['ˈɑːn, ˈɔn'] with a forward motion.

Antonyms

  • unrelated

Etymology

  • on (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • on (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • ón (Old Norse)

10. on

adjective. ['ˈɑːn, ˈɔn'] in operation or operational.

Antonyms

  • unconnectedness

Etymology

  • on (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • on (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • ón (Old Norse)
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