bear away

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v bear away remove from a certain place, environment, or mental or emotional state; transport into a new location or state "Their dreams carried the Romantics away into distant lands","The car carried us off to the meeting","I'll take you away on a holiday","I got carried away when I saw the dead man and I started to cry"
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Quotations

  • Persian Proverb
    Persian Proverb
    “Every man goes down to his death bearing in his hands only that which he has given away.”

Usage

In literature:

Oh, I can't bear it if they've taken him away, and his only friend never said good-bye to him.
"First Plays" by A. A. Milne
This was hard to bear; and when Sir Charles went away, Mary Wells ran in, with an angry expression on the tip of her tongue.
"A Terrible Temptation" by Charles Reade
Look rather at me, see how I was unable to bear that sight and turned away from it.
"The Possessed" by Fyodor Dostoevsky
The other bear got away.
"Forest and Frontiers" by Roualeyn Gordon-Cumming
They were not particularly respectful in their manner of bearing away the mortal remains of their late leader.
"With Edged Tools" by Henry Seton Merriman
Away and beyond stood the Bear Paws, hazily blue, with splotches of purple shadows.
"Chip, of the Flying U" by B. M. Bower
Away in the north was the Great Bear.
"Ranald Bannerman's Boyhood" by George MacDonald
And let his white neck bear away rose-tokens of his bliss!
"The Elegies of Tibullus" by Tibullus
That means either our bear didn't come along his trail after we set the trap, or else he's come and carried it away with him.
"With Trapper Jim in the North Woods" by Lawrence J. Leslie
THE next morning came; the carriage was at the door of Maltravers, to bear him away he cared not whither.
"Alice, or The Mysteries, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
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In poetry:

POLEMIUS.
Bear Chrysanthus now away
To a tower of darksome gloom
Which shall be his living tomb.
"The Purgatory Of St. Patrick - Act III" by Denis Florence MacCarthy
While now for the morning
She sigh'd;—that its ray
Should bear her from loathsome
Embraces away.
"The Dew-Drop: A Metrical Fantasy" by Samuel Lover
Far away, far away,
The emigrant ship must sail to-day:
Cruel ship,— to look so gay
Bearing the exiles far away.
"The Emigrant Ship" by Martin Farquhar Tupper
Oh! set the bridal feast aside,
And bear the harp away;
The coronach must sound instead,
From solemn kirk-yard gray.
"The Highland Girl's Lament" by Mary Gardiner Horsford
Then set the festal board aside,
And bear the harp away;
The coronach must sound instead
From solemn kirk-yard gray.
"The Highland Girl's Lament" by Mary Gardiner Horsford
Yes, you must bow your stately head,
Away your spirit flies,
And no kind angel near your bed,
To bear it to the skies.
"Hymn 56" by Isaac Watts

In news:

So instead of throwing them away, let the Big Bear Valley Community Gardens Project turn those leaves into compost to feed the soil next spring.
My Bear Bear passed away and my husband and I thought it might help me to get a new puppy.
Drake 's lead reached as high as eight points with just over eight minutes remaining, but the Bears refused to go away and locked up the win when Clarke missed a pair of free throws with only 1.5 seconds to play.
A man from San Diego was killed by a grizzly bear recently, on the Toklat River in Alaska on the same overcast day that my son and I played in the woods outside of our cabin, 30 miles away.
Homeowner 's scolding scares away bear.
Former Raiders coach Hue Jackson expressed interest in the Cal football job, and luring Chris Petersen away from Boise State might not be as far-fetched as some Bears fans think.
We're less than two hours away from the NFC North's early game between the Minnesota Vikings and Chicago Bears, and I wanted to pass along Cris Carter's conversation with Vikings tailback Adrian Peterson.
The condos across the street are vigilant about securing their trash dumpster to keep bears away from their trash.
Female bears will forage away from males, even if that means being closer to humans.
I'm supposed to back away slowly, facing the bear at all times.
What you'll carry with you will depend on how large your pack is, how long you'll be out on the trail and away from civilization, and how much weight you'll want to bear.
Offensive coordinator Mike Tice, the Bears' most candid and colorful coach, doesn't shy away from discussing much.
The virtual ink is hardly dry on the Chicago Bears' 13-7 victory over the Detroit Lions, and already the first installment of Week 8 is 48 hours away.
Sienna Miller can't bear to be away from her daughter.
Even though Olympia pulled away late in the second half Tuesday night, coach Tessa Effland wasn't pleased with her girls soccer squad's first-half effort in a 3-0 win over Tumwater, a team the Bears had never faced.
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In science:

This method does away with the need to periodically probe every node in the network, however it is clear that the bandwidth, memory and CPU cost that C has to bear is still O(N ).
Balanced Overlay Networks (BON): Decentralized Load Balancing via Self-Organized Random Networks
Bearing in mind that flux concentrations form the base of coronal polar plumes, our results are also compatible with ones found by Raouafi, Harvey & Solanki (2007) showing that polar plumes would preferentially be rooted away from the solar pole by more than 10◦ .
On the Latitude Distribution of the Polar Magnetic Flux as Observed by SOLIS-VSM
The O VI-bearing gas seems to be moving away from the Galactic plane.
Recent FUSE Observations of Diffuse O VI Emission from the Interstellar Medium
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