Translation of "bear" - English-Japanese dictionary


verb uk /beər/ us /beər/ present participle bearing, past tense bore, past participle borne

to accept someone or something bad

~に耐える, ~をがまんする
I can’t bear her (= I dislike her very much).
The pain was too much to bear.

to support something

(物)を支える, (重さ)に耐える
I don’t think that chair will bear his weight.

formal to give birth to young

(~を)生む, 出産する
She had borne six children by the time she was 30.

Phrasal verb(s)

noun uk /beər/ us /beər/

A2 a large, strong wild animal with thick fur


(Translation of “bear” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)