Pronunciation of Forbear
/f_ˈɔː_b_eə/, /fˈɔːbe͡ə/, /fˈɔːbeə/
Antonyms for forbear:
give in, free, partake, succumb, aid, concede, encourage, go, yield, begin, continue, assist, start, face, indulge, let go, knuckle under, allow, capitulate, involve, use, bow, meet, accept, help, submit, restart, acquiesce, keep on, release, surrender.
Usage examples for forbear:
- And he could not forbear to question her. - "Cruel As The Grave", Mrs. Emma D. E. N. Southworth.
- One- if not two- must bear and forbear to be happy even on one's wedding day. - "Jackanapes, Daddy Darwin's Dovecot and Other Stories", Juliana Horatio Ewing.
- Madame could not forbear a smile. - "East Lynne", Mrs. Henry Wood.