Definition of bearish
- a bearish man
- bearish investors
The market has been bearish lately.
some studio execs are bearish about this summer's box office
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: having qualities like a bear
: expecting the price of stocks to go down : characterized by falling stock prices
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to grant as a privilege or special favor
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