Antonyms

1. bearing

noun. ['ˈbɛrɪŋ'] relevant relation or interconnection.

Antonyms

  • unerect

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Rhymes with Bearing

  • unsparing
  • red-herring
  • despairing
  • declaring
  • comparing
  • uncaring
  • squaring
  • repairing
  • preparing
  • impairing
  • swearing
  • staring
  • sparing
  • snaring
  • scaring
  • glaring
  • flaring
  • blaring
  • zeringue
  • zehring
  • zaring
  • wearing
  • waring
  • wareing
  • tearing
  • sharing
  • schering
  • paring
  • pairing
  • nehring

How do you pronounce bearing?

Pronounce bearing as ˈbɛrɪŋ.

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Sentences with bearing


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Apply a thin film of bearing grease to the spindle.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Be sure to press the grease through to the inside of the bearing.

Quotes about bearing


1. There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.
- Maya Angelou, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

2. Honesty is the most single most important factor having a direct bearing on the final success of an individual, corporation, or product.
- Ed McMahon

3. A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a single man contemplates it, bearing within him the image of a cathedral.
- Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, The Little Prince

2. load-bearing

adjective. capable of bearing a structural load.

Synonyms

  • supporting

Antonyms

  • gracefulness
  • awkwardness

3. fur-bearing

adjective. of animals having fur (especially of commercial quality).

Antonyms

  • unfruitful

4. nitrogen-bearing

adjective. of or relating to or containing nitrogen.

5. bearing

noun. ['ˈbɛrɪŋ'] dignified manner or conduct.

Synonyms

  • presence
  • personal manner
  • gravitas
  • comportment
  • lordliness
  • mien
  • dignity

Antonyms

  • unusual
  • uncommon
  • extraordinariness
  • extraordinary

6. bearing

noun. ['ˈbɛrɪŋ'] the direction or path along which something moves or along which it lies.

Synonyms

  • direction
  • tack
  • way
  • heading

Antonyms

  • advantage
  • fatness
  • leanness
  • ride

7. bearing

noun. ['ˈbɛrɪŋ'] characteristic way of bearing one's body.

Synonyms

  • bodily property
  • slouch
  • posture
  • manner of walking
  • carriage
  • clumsiness
  • gracefulness
  • walk

Antonyms

  • awkwardness
  • layman
  • urbanity
  • elegance

8. bearing

noun. ['ˈbɛrɪŋ'] heraldry consisting of a design or image depicted on a shield.

Synonyms

  • chevron
  • heraldry
  • roundel
  • armorial bearing
  • heraldic bearing
  • charge
  • fleur-de-lis
  • annulet
  • ordinary

Antonyms

  • positive charge
  • disclaim
  • credit
  • arise

9. bearing

adjective. ['ˈbɛrɪŋ'] (of a structural member) withstanding a weight or strain.

Synonyms

  • supporting

Antonyms

  • linger
  • absolve

10. bearing

noun. ['ˈbɛrɪŋ'] a rotating support placed between moving parts to allow them to move easily.

Synonyms

  • thrust bearing
  • support
  • journal bearing
  • needle bearing
  • rotating mechanism
  • ball bearing
  • roller bearing

Antonyms

  • overcharge
  • discharge
  • unburden
  • empty
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