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"bearish" in British English

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bearishadjective

uk   /ˈbeə.rɪʃ/  us   /ˈber.ɪʃ/

bearish adjective (ANIMAL)

looking or ​behaving like a bear

bearish adjective (FINANCE)

specialized finance & economics expecting a ​fall in ​prices: The ​overalloilpriceoutlook is ​expected to ​remain bearish.
(Definition of bearish from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bearish" in Business English

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bearishadjective

uk   /ˈbeərɪʃ/  us   /ˈberɪʃ/ FINANCE, STOCK MARKET
expecting ​prices on a ​financialmarket to go down: bearish comments/news/predictions Technology ​stocks had another ​bad day after yet more bearish ​news from America.bearish analysts/brokers/investors Some of the ​buying came from previously bearish ​investors.remain/turn bearish on sth They remain bearish on ​financialstocks because of the ​state of the ​economy.
expecting that something will not be ​successful: bearish about sth Analysts were bearish about the merger's ​prospects in the ​light of the ​news.bearish on sth A rash of new ​data has ​stoked debate over whether ​overseasinvestors are ​growing dangerously bearish on the U.S. ​economy.
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(Definition of bearish from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bearish”
in Chinese (Simplified) 动物的, 像熊一样的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 動物的, 像熊一樣的…
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