how to pronounce bearing /ˈbɛɹɪŋ/
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bearing is pronounced in two syllables
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An example use of bearing in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… caricatures of disease-bearing chinese …”
meanings of bearing noun: That part of any member of a building which rests upon its supports. Any single emblem or charge in an escutcheon or coat of arms. The unsupported span. One's posture, demeanor, or manner. A mechanical device that supports another part and/or reduces friction. The portion of a support on which anything rests. The horizontal angle between the direction of an object and another object, or between it and that of true north; a heading or direction. Relevance; a relationship or connection. One's understanding of one's orientation or relative position, literally or figuratively. adjective: That bears (some specified thing). Of a beam, column, or other device, carrying weight or load. verb: Present participle of bear. words with pronunciation similar to bearing words that rhyme with bearing Did this page help you?