bear on definition

  • verb:
    • To influence, have an effect on.
    • becoming highly relevant to.
    • keep or preserve in unaltered condition; cause to stay or final
    • be strongly related
    • have an effect upon
    • press, drive, or impel (someone) to activity or completion of an action
    • To influence, have an effect on.
    • To be strongly related.
    • keep or keep in unaltered problem; cause to remain or last
    • be relevant to
    • have an impact upon
    • press, drive, or impel (somebody) to activity or completion of an action

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