bear

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 /bɛəʳ/

For the verb: "to bear"

Simple Past: bore
Past Participle: borne, born

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Traduções principais/Principal Translations
bear nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (animal: Ursidae)urso sm
 America is home to many species of bear.
 Os Estados Unidos são o hábitat de muitas espécies de ursos.
bear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (support)suportar vt
 The bridge must bear the weight of the cars and trucks.
 A ponte deve suportar o peso dos carros e caminhões.
bear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (conduct oneself)comportar-se vp
 He bore himself with courage and distinction.
 Ele se comportou com coragem e distinção.
bear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (endure)suportar, aguentar vt
 He could hardly bear the suspense.
 Ele mal pôde suportar (or: aguentar) o suspense.
bear viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (go)rumar v int
 You need to bear left at the fork in the road.
 Você deve rumar para a esquerda na encruzilhada da rodovia.
 
Traduções Adicionais/Additional Translations
bear nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informal (rude person)  (pessoa rude)grosso sm
 He is a bear first thing in the morning.
bear nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (business pessimist)  (negócios)pessimista smf
 He takes a bear's view of his company's future.
bear nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (astronomy: constellation)Ursa Maior loc sf
 I saw the Great Bear through my telescope.
bear nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informal (finance: short seller)  (que opera na baixa do câmbio)baixista smf
 A bear sells when he hopes prices will go even lower.
bear viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (use force)usar força loc v int
 He brought all his strength to bear on the heavy door.
bear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (carry)carregar vt
 The donkey had to bear the load to the camp.
bear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (show, display)possuir vt
 He bears a striking resemblance to his sister.
bear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (harbour)nutrir, guardar vt
 He bore a grudge against his brothers.
bear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (assume)assumir vt
 I will bear the responsibility for my decisions.
bear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (admit, admit of)admitir vt
 His story would bear scrutiny.
bear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (give birth to)dar à luz loc vt
  parir vt
 After her husband died she remarried and went on to bear four more children.
bear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (produce)produzir vt
 The tree would bear much fruit each year.
bear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (give)dar vt
 He would bear witness to the truth.
bear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (remain firm)manter vt
 He would bear true to the promises he made.
bear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (be worthy of)suportar vt
 My horrible childhood doesn't bear talking about.
bear vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (stand in relation to sthg)forçar para baixo loc vt
  abater vt
 The enemy will bear down on us.
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Formas compostas
bear a child dar à luz (criança)
bear arms portar arma
bear cub nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (young of the bear, baby bear)filhote de urso loc sm
 Never get between a bear cub and its mother; she will attack you to protect her child.
bear down on avançar em direção a
bear false witness dar falso testemunho
bear fruit v literal (tree, etc.: produce fruit)  (ideia, plano)dar frutos loc vt
 My raspberry bushes no longer bear fruit, so I think I'll tear them out.
 It can take several years before a new citrus tree begins to bear fruit.
bear fruit v figurative (idea, plan: be successful)dar frutos, dar certo loc vt
 It started as a brainstorm idea but gradually it began to bear fruit.
bear in mind vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (consider, take into account)ter em mente loc vt
 Bear in mind that we already have an enormous sum invested in the project.
bear market mercado em baixa
bear no resemblance não ter semelhança
bear on [sth] cooperar com algo
bear out vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (confirm, support)confirmar, apoiar vt
bear the cost v (pay for [sth])custear vt
 Taxpayers will bear the cost of health care reform.
bear the expense v (incur the cost of [sth])arcar com os custos loc vt
 Her father is bearing the expense of the wedding.
bear the name of carregar o nome de
bear trap nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. literal (device used to catch bears, snare)armadilha para ursos loc sf
bear trap nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative, UK (false indication that stock market will fall)  (indicação falsa de que o mercado vai cair)armadilha bear loc sf
bear upon vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." UK (come towards rapidly)cair sobre, abater vt
bear upon vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." formal (press down on)apertar vt
bear with [sb] tolerar alguém
bear witness v (testify to having seen [sth])testemunhar vt
 A wife cannot be forced to bear witness against her husband.
black bear nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (American black bear)  (norteamericano)urso-negro sm
 Black bears are smaller than Grizzly or Polar bears.
black bear nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (Asian bear)  (asiático)urso-negro-asiático sm
brown bear nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (large bear with brown fur)urso pardo loc sm
 Kodiak bears and grizzly bears are species of the brown bear.
grizzly bear
grizzly-bear
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(large North American bear)urso-cinzento sm
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