French translation of bear down
- (= rush towards)
to bear down on sb/sth
se ruer sur qn/qch
to bear down on sth (= weigh heavily on)
peser sur qch
Example Sentences Including 'bear down'
These two things seemed to bear down on me with all the weight of a personal failure.THE EXECUTION (2002)
The wind reached Harmony, slamming her boom to port; she began to bear down on Grace.THE MAIN CAGES (2002)
I can't have a wobbly surface when I'm trying to bear down.A Body Surrounded by Water
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