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bear·ish

 (bâr′ĭsh)
adj.
1. Resembling or similar to a bear in appearance or manner.
2. Causing, expecting, or characterized by falling prices or declining economic conditions.

bear′ish·ly adv.
bear′ish·ness n.

bearish

(ˈbɛərɪʃ)
adj
1. like a bear; rough; clumsy; churlish
2. (Stock Exchange) stock exchange causing, expecting, or characterized by a fall in prices: a bearish market.
ˈbearishly adv
ˈbearishness n

bear•ish

(ˈbɛər ɪʃ)

adj.
1. like a bear; rough, burly, or clumsy.
2. grumpy or rude.
3.
a. (of a market) declining or tending toward a decline in prices.
b. pessimistic, esp. about general business conditions.
[1735–45]
bear′ish•ly, adv.
bear′ish•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.bearish - expecting prices to fallbearish - expecting prices to fall    
securities market, stock exchange, stock market - an exchange where security trading is conducted by professional stockbrokers
pessimistic - expecting the worst possible outcome

bearish

adjective (Stock Exchange) falling, declining, slumping, weakening, dwindling the market's recent bearish trend
Translations

bearish

[ˈbɛərɪʃ] ADJ [person, attitude] → pesimista; [market] → (de tendencia) bajista

bearish

adj (St Ex) → zur Baisse neigend attr; to be bearish on somethingbei etw auf Baisse spekulieren
References in classic literature ?
Heathcliff; his thick brown curls were rough and uncultivated, his whiskers encroached bearishly over his cheeks, and his hands were embrowned like those of a common labourer: still his bearing was free, almost haughty, and he showed none of a domestic's assiduity in attending on the lady of the house.
I am not making a face," growled the annoyed Ossipon bearishly.
On a breakdown below $17, the trading range would be resolved bearishly.
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Technically: The GBPUSD pair bounced bearishly after testing the MACD yesterday, which keeps the bearish trend scenario valid until now, waiting to target the psychological barrier at 1.
In addition, WEDCO uses an intermediate-term tactical overlay to position the fund bullishly or bearishly, depending on market developments and outlooks.
Sixty-five years old, blue-eyed, bearishly bearded, and so obviously, in photographs and in person, at ease.
Some will bearishly call for Dow 8,000 while a few brave optimists might predict Dow 14,500.
As US crude futures took the US jobs data especially bearishly, their discount to Brent headed back above $26 a barrel, close to a record of $26.
Pawlicki looks just a bit too old for the age he's supposedly playing, but still anchors the pic with precocious authority, appearing puppy-dog playful one minute, bearishly brutal the next.
A stock that falls below its historical support generally is viewed bearishly.
In the agricultural sector, this is a serious option being bullishly implemented by some, and bearishly considered by others.