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bear little relationship to/with

Definition of bear little relationship to/with

  1. :  to be very different from :  to have no obvious connection to <Her earlier paintings bear little relationship to her later work.>



Word by Word Definitions

bearplay
  1. :  any of a family (Ursidae of the order Carnivora) of large heavy mammals of America and Eurasia that have long shaggy hair, rudimentary tails, and plantigrade feet and feed largely on fruit, plant matter, and insects as well as on flesh

    :  a surly, uncouth, burly, or shambling person

    :  one that sells securities or commodities in expectation of a price decline — compare bull

  1. :  to move while holding up and supporting (something)

    :  to be equipped or furnished with (something)

    :  behave, conduct

littleplay
  1. :  not big: as

    :  small in size or extent :  tiny

    :  young

  1. :  in only a small quantity or degree :  slightly

    :  not at all

    :  rarely, infrequently

  1. :  a small amount, quantity, or degree

    :  practically nothing

    :  a short time

relationshipplay
  1. :  the state of being related or interrelated

    :  the relation connecting or binding participants in a relationship: as

    :  kinship


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