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bear down on sb/sth

phrasal verb with bear uk   /beər/  us   /ber/ verb (bore, borne or US also born)
to move in a threatening way towards someone or something: I looked up to see the car bearing down on me.
Translations of “bear down on sb/sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 衝向…,向…逼近…
in Chinese (Simplified) 冲向…,向…逼近…
(Definition of bear down on sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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