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Meaning of “bear fruit” in the English Dictionary

"bear fruit" in British English

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bear fruit

formalC2 If something that someone does ​bearsfruit, it ​producessuccessfulresults: Eventually her ​effortsborefruit and she got the ​job she ​wanted.
(Definition of bear fruit from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bear fruit" in American English

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bear fruit

to be ​successfulespecially after a lot of ​work or ​effort: Some of ​theirresearch is now ​bearingfruit, and the ​results are ​interesting.
(Definition of bear fruit from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bear fruit”
in Chinese (Simplified) 有成果,获得成功…
in Turkish sonuç vermek…
in Russian давать результат, приносить плоды…
in Chinese (Traditional) 有成果,獲得成功…
in Polish przynosić owoce, zaowocować…
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