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white bear

noun
Origin of white bear
1590-1600
First recorded in 1590-1600
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  • At last I fell asleep with a new doll and a white bear in my arms.

    Story of My Life Helen Keller
  • My errand here is to give you a white bear which I bought in Greenland.

  • You do not fear lest he seduce from the white bear its retainers?

    The Last Of The Barons, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • This was the man he had seen in his vision with the white bear and the Turtle.

    Shaman Robert Shea
  • Redbird was standing among the people, looking not at the stranger, but at white bear.

    Shaman Robert Shea
  • The white bear, on all fours beside him now, seemed to be waiting for him.

    Shaman Robert Shea
  • white bear kept his hands in his lap, and the man lowered his arms again.

    Shaman Robert Shea
  • white bear felt a strangeness, such as he had never known before.

    Shaman Robert Shea
  • white bear was glad to hear this man speaking the Sauk language.

    Shaman Robert Shea
  • white bear thought, Now she will say that we must stay with our people and cannot go with him.

    Shaman Robert Shea
British Dictionary definitions for white bear

white bear

noun
1.
another name for polar bear
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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