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English definition of “bear”

bear

verb (SAY)    /beər/ US  /ber/ (bore, borne or US also born)
bear testimony/witness formal to say you know from your own experience that something happened or is true: She bore witness to his patience and diligence.Announcing, informing and stating If something bears testimony to a fact, it proves that it is true: The iron bridge bears testimony to the skills developed in that era.Proving and disproving bear false witness old use to lieLies, lying and hypocrisyDishonest people
(Definition of bear verb (SAY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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