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Usage Examples for BEARISH

  1. They had everything ready for the cooking of a meal, so that our bearish appetites had not long to suffer. - "The Voodoo Gold Trail" by Walter Walden
  2. When he errs or in any way commits himself, his temper is accused, not his character, and it is understood that but for a brutal bearish mood he is kindness itself. - "Impressions of Theophrastus Such" by George Eliot
  3. Steve was taller, had the longer reach, was gifted by the gods with a supple strength no whit less than the bearish power of the timber boss. - "Man to Man" by Jackson Gregory
  4. It is very well for one who cares nothing for genteel society, and whose bearish manners, in fact, unfit him for it, to lead such a life; but is she to endure this for ever, and see her daughters married to men who wear long beards and Blucher boots? - "The Bushman Life in a New Country" by Edward Wilson Landor
  5. Captain Hudson, sober, is a rough, bearish seaman, with a quick, experienced eye, that takes in every rope in the ship, as he walks up and down his quarter- deck. - "Foul Play" by Charles Reade Dion Boucicault