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bear down on

see definition of bear down on
  • as inburden
  • as inlade
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Synonyms for bear down on

verb encumber, strain
  • afflict
  • bother
  • depress
  • encumber
  • hamper
  • handicap
  • hinder
  • lade
  • oppress
  • overload
  • overwhelm
  • weigh down
  • crush
  • cumber
  • impede
  • load
  • obligate
  • overcharge
  • pile
  • press
  • snow
  • strain
  • tax
  • trouble
  • try
  • vex
  • worry
  • bear down on
  • dish it out
  • dish out
  • dump on
  • give it to
  • make heavy
  • saddle with
  • snow under
  • stick it to

Antonyms for bear down on

  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • cheer
  • comfort
  • delight
  • encourage
  • further
  • help
  • make happy
  • permit
  • please
  • promote
  • release
  • soothe
  • unburden
  • relieve
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to bear down on

burden

verb. encumber, strain

burdening

verb. encumber, strain

burdens

verb. encumber, strain

lade

verb. charge
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.