One critic, Nouriel Roubini, the bearish New York University economist known as Dr. Doom, was in attendance Friday morning.
Those who are bullish on America and bearish on China probably have it about right.
The fact that people are being fired at such a high rate is a serious sign that employers are bearish about the near-term future.
Showing a negative and unhopeful attitude; disheartening •Often used with ''on'' or ''about'': He's quite bearish on our chances/ She's not entirely discouraging but rather bearish
[fr the stock-market term bear market, ''market in which price, sales, etc, tend to decrease'']