bearishness

bearish

[bair-ish]
adjective
1.
like a bear; rough, burly, or clumsy.
2.
Informal. grumpy, bad-mannered, or rude.
3.
Commerce.
a.
declining or tending toward a decline in prices.
b.
characterized by or reflecting unfavorable prospects for the economy or some aspect of it: a bearish market.

Origin:
1735–45; bear2 + -ish1

bearishly, adverb
bearishness, noun
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bearish (ˈbɛərɪʃ)
 
adj
1.  like a bear; rough; clumsy; churlish
2.  stock exchange causing, expecting, or characterized by a fall in prices: a bearish market
 
'bearishly
 
adv
 
'bearishness
 
n

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bearish
"grumpy, surly," 1744, from bear (n.).
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