English dictionary definition of:

bear


Noun

  • massive plantigrade carnivorous or omnivorous mammals with long shaggy coats and strong claws
  • 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

Verb

  • have on one's person
  • cause to be born
  • be pregnant with
  • put up with something or somebody unpleasant
  • move while holding up or supporting
  • support or hold in a certain manner
  • bring forth,
  • bring in
  • take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person
  • have rightfully; of rights, titles, and offices
  • behave in a certain manner
  • have
  • contain or hold; have within

Thesaurus

abide accept acquit assume behave birth brook carry comport conduct contain deliver deport digest endure expect gestate have hold pay stand stomach suffer support tolerate wear yield

Spellzone course content

View spelling list ear words and learn about the word bear in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 12. Spelling choices for /air/ sound: air, are, ear.

Other Spellzone word lists: Animals, other

Scrabble score for bear


Scrabble score = 6

generated at 14:28:42 on 18-01-20

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