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Bearing

1.(noun) relevant relation or interconnection

2. (noun) the direction or path along which something moves or along which it lies

Synonyms : aim , heading

3. (noun) dignified manner or conduct

4. (noun) characteristic way of bearing one's body

Synonyms : posture

5. (noun) a rotating support placed between moving parts to allow them to move easily

6. (adj) (of a structural member) withstanding a weight or strain

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bedraggle

(verb) make wet and dirty,

as from rain the bed and the rag was made wet thoroughly by the child.

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beeline

(noun) the most direct route moving in a particular line(direction) like a bee

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begrudge

(verb) be envious of; set one's heart on

(verb) wish ill or allow unwillingly be+grudge.

when u have grudge on somebody u always wish ill for him

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Beholden

Short Definition : obligated; indebted; owing thanks; obliged or indebted from gratitude Definition

(adj) under a moral obligation to someone

beholden --be+hold--> HOLDING somebody's feet to THANK him.

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Belabor

Short Definition : harp on; dwell on tediously; explain or go over excessively or to a ridiculous degree; assail verbally; beat severely; attack physically

Definition (verb) to work at or to absurd length

Synonyms : belabour Example Sentence belabor the obvious Definition

(verb) attack verbally with harsh criticism

Synonyms : belabour

Example Sentence She was belabored by her fellow students

Definition (verb) beat soundly

Synonyms : belabour

divide this word like be(exist)+labor--laborer (person who does the labor)so if someone is working as a laborer at some place, they are generally thrashed verbally by their seniors and higher officers.

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Beleaguer

(verb) annoy persistently

Synonyms : badger , bug , pester , tease

(verb) surround so as to force to give up

The Turks besieged Vienna

be+league+r -- focus on league ~ The opponent team harassed Dhanraj Pille to keep him out of the premier hockey LEAGUE

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Bemoan

(verb) regret strongly

Synonyms : bewail , deplore , lament

bemoan -- be mourn means express mourn -- express sadness

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bent

Short Definition : determined;

Ex. bent on advancing in the business;

N: natural talent or inclination

1. (noun) a relatively permanent inclination to react in a particular way

2. (noun) grass for pastures and lawns especially bowling and putting greens

3. (noun) a special way of doing something

Synonyms : hang , knack he had a special knack for getting into trouble

4. (adj) fixed in your purpose

Synonyms : bent on , dead set , out to bent on going to the theater

5. (adj) used of the back and knees; stooped on bended knee

6. (adj) of metal

Synonyms : crumpled , dented

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Bequeth

(verb) leave or give by will after one's death

'be + qu + eath' before quick death, 'leave ur property to someone by a will'