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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Comprehension of one's position, environment or situation.

Usage examples (34)
  • Noun : a man of dignified bearing. ,a tree past bearing. ,It has some bearing on the problem. ,The pilot radioed his bearings
  • First of all people, the word bearings is very much unrelated to age!
  • Losing one's bearings is an age old NAUTICAL term.
  • I think 'losing bearings' is open to interpretation. for more
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