But once we let these be weakened, and society becomes a bear-garden.
How could you have anything done properly in such a bear-garden?
I have been accustomed to preside at a well-conducted club, and not at a bear-garden.
After dinner, he and I and my wife to the bear-garden, to see a prize fought there.
You may draw your fox if you please, sir, and make a bear-garden flourish somewhere else; for here it will not avail.
This Pembroke, who loved a bear-garden, was the seventh earl of that title.
Afternoon, noisy and bloody at her Majesty's bear-garden at Hockly-in-the-Hole.
The bear-garden was suddenly transformed into a grave academy.
The parliament of New South Wales is occasionally notorious as a bear-garden.
Yet here I find all conditions whatsoever—here in that which you denominate 'bear-garden'.