overbear

Primary Meanings of overbear

1.
v
bear too much
2.
v
contract the abdominal muscles during childbirth to ease delivery
3.
v
overcome
Full Definitions of overbear
1

v bear too much

Type of:
bear, turn out
bring forth, "The apple tree bore delicious apples this year"
2

v contract the abdominal muscles during childbirth to ease delivery

Synonyms:
bear down
Type of:
compact, compress, constrict, contract, press, squeeze
squeeze or press together
3

v overcome

overbear criticism, protest, or arguments”
Type of:
dominate
be in control

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