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1. rearing

noun. ['ˈrɪrɪŋ'] helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community.

Synonyms

  • enculturation
  • acculturation
  • raising
  • bringing up
  • nurture
  • socialisation
  • fosterage
  • upbringing
  • breeding
  • fostering

Antonyms

  • unfruitful
  • controlled
  • scarce
  • lower

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Rhymes with Rearing

  • bioengineering
  • reengineering
  • electioneering
  • volunteering
  • profiteering
  • imagineering
  • racketeering
  • persevering
  • engineering
  • domineering
  • disappearing
  • auctioneering
  • premiering
  • pioneering
  • oceaneering
  • interfering
  • revering
  • adhering
  • steering
  • spearing
  • sneering
  • smearing
  • schwering
  • clearing
  • careering
  • appearing
  • veering
  • tearing
  • shearing
  • searing

Sentences with rearing


1. Noun, singular or mass
In general, the aquaculture definition is "the rearing or farming of aquatic animals/plants for food".

2. Verb, gerund or present participle
You must know the innate challenges of rearing market lambs.

Quotes about rearing


1. The home is the first and most effective place to learn the lessons of life: truth, honor, virtue, self control, the value of education, honest work, and the purpose and privilege of life. Nothing can take the place of home in rearing and teaching children, and no other success can compensate for failure in the home.
- David O. McKay

2. The rearing of children is considered too important to be left to the individual and should be the responsibility of the state.
- Jostein Gaarder, Sophie's World

3. So, your best defense is knowledge. It really is power, as they say...The more you know, the more easily you will develop your own philosophies about child rearing. When you have your facts straight, and when you have a parenting plan, you will be able to respond with confidence to those who are well-meaning but offering contrary or incorrect advice.
- Elizabeth Pantley

2. rearing

noun. ['ˈrɪrɪŋ'] the properties acquired as a consequence of the way you were treated as a child.

Synonyms

  • upbringing
  • nurture

Antonyms

  • soft
  • horizontal
  • inclined

3. rearing

adjective. ['ˈrɪrɪŋ'] rearing on left hind leg with forelegs elevated and head usually in profile.

Synonyms

  • erect
  • upright
  • vertical

Antonyms

  • fall
  • decreasing
  • discourage
  • discouragement
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