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Synonyms for bear on

Synonyms for (verb) bear on

Synonyms: touch, touch on, impact, affect, bear on, bear upon Definition: have an effect upon Usage: Will the new rules affect me?

Similar words: alter, change, modify Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue

Synonyms: push, bear on Definition: press, drive, or impel (someone) to action or completion of an action Usage: He pushed her to finish her doctorate

Similar words: press, exhort, urge, urge on Definition: force or impel in an indicated direction Usage: I urged him to finish his studies

Synonyms: preserve, uphold, carry on, bear on, continue Definition: keep or maintain in unaltered condition; cause to remain or last Usage: preserve the peace in the family; continue the family tradition; Carry on the old traditions

Similar words: keep, maintain, hold Definition: keep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g., "keep clean" Usage: hold in place; She always held herself as a lady; The students keep me on my toes