New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: bead up · beam up · beat up · gear up · rear up · tear up · bear upon · bear cub · bear hug · bear out
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bear up

1 (v + adv) person: remain positive INTRANSITIVEdo mhisneach a choimeáddo mhisneach a choinneáilit's difficult to bear up under this pressure is deacair do mhisneach a choimeád faoin mbrú seothey're bearing up well tá siad breá misniúil, tá an-mhisneach acu 2 (v + adv) survive, stand up INTRANSITIVEseas verb  c m uthe fixed pipe is still bearing up tá an píobán deisithe ag seasamh fósour responses must bear up to the close scrutiny caithfidh ár bhfreagraí an mionscrúdú a sheasamh → see bear