bear market definition

  • noun:
    • A stock marketplace where a lot of investors are selling ("bears"), causing general stock costs to drop.
    • a market described as dropping charges for securities
    • A stock market in which a majority of people are selling ("bears"), causing overall stock rates to drop.
    • an industry characterized by falling prices for securities

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