Definitions for bearishˈbɛər ɪʃ
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
like a bear; rough, burly, or clumsy.
grumpy or rude.
(of a market) declining or tending toward a decline in prices. pessimistic, esp. about general business conditions.
Origin of bearish:
expecting prices to fall
Resembling or likened to a bear, typically in being rough, surly, or clumsy.
Characterized by falling share prices.
partaking of the qualities of a bear; resembling a bear in temper or manners