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Borne Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    bear n
  1. massive plantigrade carnivorous or omnivorous mammals with long shaggy coats and strong claws
  2. an investor with a pessimistic market outlook; an investor who expects prices to fall and so sells now in order to buy later at a lower price [ant: bull] v
  3. have; "bear a resemblance"; "bear a signature"
  4. give birth (to a newborn); "My wife had twins yesterday!" [syn: give birth, deliver, birth, have]
  5. put up with something or somebody unpleasant; "I cannot bear his constant criticism"; "The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks"; "he learned to tolerate the heat"; "She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage" [syn: digest, endure, stick out, stomach, stand, tolerate, support, brook, abide, suffer, put up]
  6. move while holding up or supporting; "Bear gifts"; "bear a heavy load"; "bear news"; "bearing orders"
  7. bring forth, "The apple tree bore delicious apples this year"; "The unidentified plant bore gorgeous flowers" [syn: turn out]
  8. take on as one's own the expenses or debts of another person; "I'll accept the charges"; "She agreed to bear the responsibility" [syn: take over, accept, assume]
  9. contain or hold; have within; "The jar carries wine"; "The canteen holds fresh water"; "This can contains water" [syn: hold, carry, contain]
  10. bring in; "interest-bearing accounts"; "How much does this savings certificate pay annually?" [syn: yield, pay]
  11. have on one's person; "He wore a red ribbon"; "bear a scar" [syn: wear]
  12. behave in a certain manner; "She carried herself well"; "he 220 dictd 1.11.2/rf on FreeBSD 8.1-STABLE <> 220 dictd 1.11.2/rf on FreeBSD 8.1-STABLE <>
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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Borne'

  • Borne: Borne can refer to: Borne, Overijssel , a town in Overijssel , Netherlands Borne, North Brabant , a hamlet turned neighborhood in North ...
  • Borne railway station: Borne is a railway station located in Borne , The Netherlands . History : The station was opened on 18 October 1865 and is located on the ...
  • Borne, Overijssel: png Borne is a municipality and a town in the eastern Netherlands . Its inhabitants also have the nickname Melbuul (flourbag in Twentsch ...
  • Borne, Netherlands: Borne, Netherlands may refer to: Borne, Overijssel Borne, North Brabant -
  • Borne, Germany: Borne, Germany may refer to: Borne, Brandenburg Borne, Saxony-Anhalt -
  • Borne, Saxony-Anhalt: Borne is a municipality in the district of Salzlandkreis , in Saxony-Anhalt , Germany . References : Category:Municipalities in Saxony-Anhalt ...
  • Borne (band): Borne is an Australia n alt-rock band formed in Melbourne in 2003. They released several EPs in their first 3 years of existence, but came ...
  • Borne, Myślibórz County: Borne ' | b | o | r | n | e (formerly German Borne) is a settlement in the administrative district of Gmina Dębno , within Myślibórz ...

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* Alas, poor Yorick I knew him, Horatio a fellow of infinite jest, of most excellent fancy. He hath borne me on his back a thousand times and now, how abhorred in my imagination it is my gorge rises at it. Here hung those lips that I have kissed I know not how oft. Where be your gibes now your gambols, your songs your flashes of merriment, that were wont to set the table on a roar Not one now, to mock your own grinning Quite chap-fallen Now get you to my lady's chamber, and tell her, let her paint an inch thick, to this favour she must come. - William Shakespeare

* Everything has two handles,--one by which it may be borne another by which it cannot. - Epictetus

* The sufferings that fate inflicts on us should be borne with patience, what enemies inflict with manly courage. - Thucydides

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