bear oneself

(Roget's IV) v.
Syn. act, appear, conduct oneself, deport oneself; see behave 2 .

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  • bear — verb 1) I come bearing gifts Syn: carry, bring, transport, move, convey, take, fetch, deliver, tote, lug 2) the bag bore my name Syn: display, exhibit …   Thesaurus of popular words

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