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Alternative clues for the word bear

Yellowstone sighting

Coach Bryant

Baylor mascot

Walton opera, with "The"

See 5-Across

Chicago footballer

Largest land carnivore

One of a storied threesome

Den denizen

Symbol on California's flag

Tough test, informally

Kodiak, e.g.

With 79-Across, babes in the woods?


Pooh, for one

Yogi or Smokey

Tough test, slangily

1980 Olympics mascot



Terribly tough task

Scavenger at Yellowstone

Really tough task

Yogi, for one

Winnie-the-Pooh, for one

Put up with

With 27-Across, it collapsed in 2008

Market pessimist

See 6-Across

Wall Street pessimist

Arduous challenge

Animal that can stand upright

What a koala really isn't

Black ___



Camp invader

An investor with a pessimistic market outlook

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


Kind of trap or hug


Loaded for ___

Bull's antithesis

Polar denizen

Campsite visitor

Kind of hug

Market type

Winnie or Smokey


Policeman, in CB lingo

Grizzly one

Silvertip, e.g.

Smokey, for one

Zoo attraction

Yellowstone Park denizen




Certain Wall Street type


Golden or teddy


Koala ___

Cop, in CB lingo

Chicago gridder

Yogi, e.g.

Grin's companion

Flutie, e.g.

Super Bowl XX athlete

Doug Flutie is one

Word definitions for bear in dictionaries

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Word definitions in Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
I. verb COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES a compass bearing/reading (= a direction shown by a compass ) ▪ We took a compass bearing to ensure we were walking in the right direction. ball bearing bear a scar formal (= have it on your body ) ▪ He still bore...

The Collaborative International Dictionary Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Bear \Bear\ (b[^a]r), v. t. [imp. Bore (b[=o]r) (formerly Bare (b[^a]r)); p. p. Born (b[^o]rn), Borne (b[=o]rn); p. pr. & vb. n. Bearing .] [OE. beren, AS. beran, beoran, to bear, carry, produce; akin to D. baren to bring forth, G. geb["a]ren, Goth. ba['i]ran...

Wiktionary Word definitions in Wiktionary
n. (surname: English)

Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
Old English beran "to bear, bring; bring forth, produce; to endure, sustain; to wear" (class IV strong verb; past tense bær , past participle boren ), from Proto-Germanic *beran (cognates: Old Saxon beran , Old Frisian bera , Old High German beran , German...

WordNet Word definitions in WordNet
n. 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 [ant: bull ] [also:...

Gazetteer Word definitions in Gazetteer
Population (2000): 17593 Housing Units (2000): 6265 Land area (2000): 5.743051 sq. miles (14.874434 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 5.743051 sq. miles (14.874434 sq. km) FIPS code: 04130 Located within:...

Wikipedia Word definitions in Wikipedia
Bears are mammals of the family Ursidae . Bears are classified as caniforms , or doglike carnivorans, with the pinnipeds being their closest living relatives. Although only eight species of bears are extant, they are widespread, appearing in a wide variety...

Usage examples of bear.

Every year, more children were born Aberrant, more were snatched by the Weavers.

It bore both the rich aroma of leaves being burnt in the fall and the faint perfume of wildflowers ablow in the spring, but it also held a third attar which seemed to be the breath of the Wind itself which none could ever set name to.

Finally, he points out the practical bearing of the subject--for example, the probability of calculus causing sudden suppression of urine in such cases--and also the danger of surgical interference, and suggests the possibility of diagnosing the condition by ascertaining the absence of the opening of one ureter in the bladder by means of the cystoscope, and also the likelihood of its occurring where any abnormality of the genital organs is found, especially if this be unilateral.

Ann they had both been aboad a bus cruising at eighteen miles an hour along the sixty-lane freeway that ran from Bear Canyon to Pasadena, near the middle of Los Angeles.

That supposition was borne out as the captain came aboard, followed by a spotty midshipman and his file of marines.

Once was I taken of the foemen in the town where I abode when my lord was away from me, and a huge slaughter of innocent folk was made, and I was cast into prison and chains, after I had seen my son that I had borne to my lord slain before mine eyes.

The guns of those ships, being disposed along the sides, were for the most part able to bear only upon an enemy abreast of them, with a small additional angle of train toward ahead or astern.

A State statute which forbids bodies of men to associate together as military organizations, or to drill or parade with arms in cities and towns unless authorized by law, does not abridge the right of the people to keep and bear arms.

But when the right to vote at any election for the choice of electors for President and Vice President of the United States, Representatives in Congress, the Executive and Judicial officers of a State, or the members of the Legislature thereof, is denied to any of the male inhabitants of such State, being twenty-one years of age, and citizens of the United States, or in any way abridged, except for participation in rebellion, or other crime, the basis of representation therein shall be reduced in the proportion which the number of such male citizens shall bear to the whole number of male citizens twenty-one years of age in such State.

Martin Cash was a fellow countryman, born at Enniscorthy in County Wexford, and when he had been sent to Norfolk Island, he had talked freely of his exploits as absconder and bushranger, taking great pride in both.

Besides the glands, both surfaces of the leaves and the pedicels of the tentacles bear numerous minute papillae, which absorb carbonate of ammonia, an infusion of raw meat, metallic salts, and probably many other substances, but the absorption of matter by these papillae never induces inflection.

The Pleiades were all abuzz over the advent of their visiting star, Miss Frances Homer, the celebrated monologuist, who, at Eaton Auditorium, again presented her Women of Destiny series, in which she portrays women of history and the influence they brought to bear upon the lives of such momentous world figures as Napoleon, Ferdinand of Spain, Horatio Nelson and Shakespeare.

New Orleans, simply clothed in homespun cotton striped red and blue, abysmally poor and surrounded by swarms of children who all seemed to bear names like Nono and Vev6 and Bibi, cheerfully selling powdered file and alligator hides and going away again without bothering, like the Americans did, to sample the delights of the big city.

Brutus and his men that night Achates was born, only infinitely more frightening, more murderous.

Brutus, you said to me the day after Achates was born that we should make the best of the marriage we were doomed to.