follow Dictionary.com

Know these essential literary terms?

nonbearing

[non-bair-ing] /ˈnɒnˈbɛər ɪŋ/
adjective
1.
(of a wall or partition) supporting no load other than its own weight.
Also, non-bearing.
Origin
non- + bear1 + -ing2
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for nonbearing

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for non

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with non-bearing