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bear marketnoun [C]

uk   /ˈbeə ˌmɑː.kɪt/  us   /ˈber ˌmɑːr.kɪt/ specialized
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bear marketnoun [U]

 us   /ˈbeər ˈmɑr·kɪt, ˈbær-/
a time when investments in the financial markets are generally falling in value
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bear marketnoun [C]

uk   us   FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
a period during which prices in a financial market are going down and a lot of people are selling shares: While other bankers had their bonuses slashed during the recent bear market, bond traders continued to earn large payouts.
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(Definition of bear market from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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