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Synonyms for bear down upon

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bear down on, bear down upon(verb)

    sail towards another vessel, of a ship

    Synonyms:
    bear down upon, drag down, bear down on, press down on, weigh down, bear down

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bear down upon

    Synonyms:
    ATTACK, assail, assault, charge, march upon, march against, set upon, rush upon, fall upon

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