bearing

All Verb Noun
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  • Who could bear ill-will against him who was now no more? Cited from Varney the Vampire, by Thomas Preskett Prest
  • A tree begins to bear when it is four or five years old.
  • His first shot hit the bear's heart and the second shot his head.
  • A city and a region of the country bear his name.
  • Then the bear's master came running up, and took the bear away. Cited from McGuffey's Second Eclectic Reader, by William Holmes McGuffey
  • He was born a boy, but his mother wanted a girl and raised him as such.
  • A book bearing the same name was set to appear, but never did.
  • I will tell you how the bear's tail came to be short. Cited from The Beacon Second Reader, by James H. Fassett
  • His father died two months after he was born, leaving his mother a widow.
  • The house where he lived was later turned into a library and museum bearing his name.
  • They had still enough bear's meat left to last them for several days. Cited from The Boy Hunters, by Captain Mayne Reid
  • A bear also appears in the coat of arms of the city.
  • Thus he never saw the finished wall that bears his name.
  • The American black bear is the world's most common bear species.
  • To this music a real bear's dance is going on. Cited from A Visit to the Holy Land, Egypt, and Italy, by Ida Pfeiffer
  • However, the child could not bear this diet for more than one season.
  • Most of these students were said to be born and raised in Norway.
  • They were not given permanent names when they were born.
  • The second category contained the force that would eventually bear his name.
  • As well, if a year is given in which no child was born then a child cannot be named.
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Root form of bearing is bear for the verb.

Words starting with bearing

Meaning of bearing

  • noun Relevant relation or interconnection
    those issues have no bearing on our situation
  • noun The direction or path along which something moves or along which it lies
  • noun Dignified manner or conduct
  • noun A rotating support placed between moving parts to allow them to move easily
  • verb Have
    bear a resemblance, bear a signature
  • verb Move while holding up or supporting
    Bear gifts, bear a heavy load, bear news, bearing orders
  • verb Bring forth, "the apple tree bore delicious apples this year"
    The unidentified plant bore gorgeous flowers
  • verb Take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person
    I'll accept the charges, She agreed to bear the responsibility
  • verb Have rightfully; of rights, titles, and offices
    She bears the title of Duchess, He held the governorship for almost a decade
  • adjective (of a structural member) withstanding a weight or strain