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bear up under

verb as in stick

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Will our societies bear up under the lightning that is crashing down on them?

A courage of a quite exceptional temper must have been required to bear up under such a blow without any spur of personal vanity.

The fingers must keep their rounded position and be strong enough to bear up under the weight you put upon them.

She had no friends at all, and but few acquaintances, and altogether had much to bear up under.

The girl was shaking and cringing, but trying hard to bear up under the recollection of her terrible experience.

If it does not bear up under at least six times the strain it will ever be called on to endure in flight, it is rejected as unfit.


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On this page you'll find 62 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to bear up under, such as: go, stand, stay, take, abide, and bear.

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