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borne (down on)

verb , past participle of bear (down on)
variants: also born (down on)

Synonyms and Antonyms of borne (down on)

to push steadily against with some force
  • you need to bear down on that cap a bit to get it to latch tightly
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borne down on

phrase , past participle of bear down on

Synonyms and Antonyms of borne down on

to indicate the importance of by centering attention on
  • Our manager bore down on the need to meet upcoming deadlines.
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