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  Definition of Bear down on
  1. exert a force with a heavy weight; "The snow bore down on the roof"
  2. sail towards another vessel, of a ship
Similar Words: drag down, bear down, press down on, weigh down, bear down upon

 

Entailments: sail

 

 
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