What does rearing mean?

Definitions for rearing
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. raising, rearing, nurture(noun)

    the properties acquired as a consequence of the way you were treated as a child

  2. breeding, bringing up, fostering, fosterage, nurture, raising, rearing, upbringing(adj)

    helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community

    "they debated whether nature or nurture was more important"

  3. rampant(ip), rearing(adj)

    rearing on left hind leg with forelegs elevated and head usually in profile

    "a lion rampant"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Rearing

    of Rear

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. rearing

    The upper-works tumbling home, or being wall-sided.

Anagrams for rearing »

  1. angrier, earring, grainer, rangier

How to pronounce rearing?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say rearing in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rearing in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rearing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of rearing in a Sentence

  1. Alexander Meitiv:

    We feel we're being bullied into a point of view about child-rearing that we strongly disagree with.

  2. Marcelene Cox:

    Parents are often so busy with the physical rearing of children that they miss the glory of parenthood, just as the grandeur of the trees is lost when raking leaves.

  3. Andre Bakhos:

    Traders are looking for some stability coming off of the sharp decline yesterday, (They are) looking for a little more visibility coming from the trade front with China even as concern over inflation keeps rearing its head.

  4. Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy:

    I looked on child rearing not only as a work of love and duty but as a profession that was fully as interesting and challenging as any honorable profession in the world and one that demanded the best that I could bring to it.

  5. Ellen Bravo:

    They found that ... 70% of the men who take this time ... three year later, they are sharing child-rearing and we know all kinds of benefits for babies when they have this kind of involvement, not to mention the joy for the father.

Images & Illustrations of rearing

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