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English definition of “bear fruit”

bear fruit

formal
C2 If something that someone does bears fruit, it produces successful results: Eventually her efforts bore fruit and she got the job she wanted.Creating and producingInventing, designing and innovationSucceeding, achieving and fulfilling
(Definition of bear fruit from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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