bear bear  /ˈbɛr/


  1. (n) massive plantigrade carnivorous or omnivorous mammals with long shaggy coats and strong claws
  2. (n) an investor with a pessimistic market outlook; an investor who expects prices to fall and so sells now in order to buy later at a lower price
  3. (v) have
  4. (v) cause to be born
  5. (v) put up with something or somebody unpleasant
  6. (v) move while holding up or supporting
  7. (v) bring forth,
  8. (v) take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person
  9. (v) contain or hold; have within
  10. (v) bring in
  11. (v) have on one's person
  12. (v) behave in a certain manner
  13. (v) have rightfully; of rights, titles, and offices
  14. (v) support or hold in a certain manner
  15. (v) be pregnant with

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  1. A mother polar bear sleeps on the frozen tundra with her cub.
  2. It may be beloved by kids and adults around the world, but the teddy bear is no stranger to international disputes.
  3. The government plans to delay its decision to put the polar bear on the endangered list until after it leases 30 million acres near Alaska for oil and gas drilling.


  1. Bear Spotted In Newington

    NEWINGTON – Police tracked a bear through back yards Tuesday afternoon before the animal disappeared into woods near Main Street and Harding Avenue. “It didn’t make any aggressive actions,” Sgt. Christopher Perry said of the bear, which he described as …
    on June 12, 2013     Source: FOX CT Hartford

  2. Bear Bites: Sedrick Ellis Signed

    Welcome to Bear Bites, your morning rundown of Chicago Bears. Read on for the latest on the Bears' newest signing, Jay Cutler feeling old, and what went wrong with Gabe Carimi. Photo Credit: Getty Images
    on June 12, 2013     Source: NBC Chicago

  3. Bear spotted on campus, near Academic Village

    Sightings of a bear on UCF campus, as well as near Academic Village, were reported Tuesday to the UCF Police Department.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WJXT Jacksonville

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  1. "BP should bear the full financial responsibility for the accident," he said, and "fully compensate those families and businesses that have been hurt by this accident."
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: Joe Barton Source: The Associated Press

  2. "It is clear that the framers and ratifiers of the Fourteenth Amendment counted the right to keep and bear arms among those fundamental rights necessary to our system of ordered liberty," wrote Justice Samuel Alito for the five-four majority.
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Samuel Alito Source: ABC News

  3. "I believe that," Obama said. "The international community believes that. And right now, we are bearing witness to the Iranian peoples' belief in that truth, and we will continue to bear witness."
    on Jun 20, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: FOXNews

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