bearings

[ bair-ing ]SEE DEFINITION OF bearings

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BEARINGS

This afternoon I took a round of angles and bearings from a pile of stones on the hill.

Thus they discussed on familiar lines the bearings of a new situation.

Possibly strangers may not comprehend all the bearings; but that is not your fault.

"Very well," he replied, so calmly that she lost her bearings for a moment.

For a moment he lost his bearings and stammered in confusion.

Consulting my atlas to get my bearings I now ventured forth.

His first object at once became the ascertaining of his bearings.

These rings acted as bearings on which the mast could revolve.

Do you see, Theaetetus, the bearings of this tale on the preceding argument?

He yelled to me not to leave him, but the weir had give me my bearings, and I was bound for my power-boat.

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