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bearing upon

verb as in concern

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General Grant issued a general order that “every battery bearing upon the enemy” fire in salute.

That passage has a rather sinister bearing upon the Christian's claim for spiritual genius.

We scarcely deserve sympathy, if we peremptorily refuse advice, bearing upon our elevation.

The third may be allowed a few sentences as it has a direct bearing upon the subject before us.

He could not rest until he knew whether there was in the lawyer's possession any will or papers bearing upon Amy.

And also point out authorities bearing upon the customs of Celtic agricultural tenancy?


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On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to bear on/bear upon, such as: affect, appertain to, apply, belong to, involve, and pertain to.

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