bear hard

bear hard (Shakespeare)
To have ill-will to
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  • bear hard on somebody — bear ˈhard, ˈheavily, seˈverely, etc. on sb idiom (formal) to be a cause of difficulty or suffering to sb • Taxation bears heavily on us all. Main entry: ↑bearidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bear — (b[^a]r), v. i. 1. To produce, as fruit; to be fruitful, in opposition to barrenness. [1913 Webster] This age to blossom, and the next to bear. Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. To suffer, as in carrying a burden. [1913 Webster] But man is born to bear.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • bear heavily on somebody — bear ˈhard, ˈheavily, seˈverely, etc. on sb idiom (formal) to be a cause of difficulty or suffering to sb • Taxation bears heavily on us all. Main entry: ↑bearidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • bear severely on somebody — bear ˈhard, ˈheavily, seˈverely, etc. on sb idiom (formal) to be a cause of difficulty or suffering to sb • Taxation bears heavily on us all. Main entry: ↑bearidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • bear — 1. v. (past bore; past part. borne, born) Usage: In the passive born is used with reference to birth (e.g. was born in July), except for borne by foll. by the name of the mother (e.g. was borne by Sarah). 1 tr. carry, bring, or take (esp.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • bear down on — Synonyms and related words: accost, advance, advance against, advance upon, approach, approach anchorage, appropinquate, approximate, bear against, bear down upon, bear hard upon, bear up, bear up for, bear up to, close, close in, close with,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Bear Down — is the official motto of the University of Arizona (UA), located in Tucson, Arizona. It is the inspiration for Bear Down, Arizona!, the unofficial fight song of the school s Arizona Wildcats. The official fight song is Fight! Wildcats! Fight!… …   Wikipedia

  • Bear (gay slang) — Bear is LGBT slang for those in the bear communities, a subculture in the gay/bisexual male communities and an emerging subset of LGBT communities with events, codes and culture specific identity. It also describes a physical type.Bears tend to… …   Wikipedia

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