Related formsbear·bait·er, noun
Examples from the Web for bear-baiting
It is also true that the New York Post practices the celebrity equivalent of bear-baiting.
Bull-running and bull-baiting was an attraction only rivalled by bear-baiting.Old Country Inns of England|Henry P. Maskell
Crossing over now to the Surrey side, we see conspicuously the two round pens for bull- and bear-baiting respectively.Maps of Old London|Anonymous
The bull-fight is spreading to France, and English newspapers are advocating the reintroduction of bear-baiting and cock-fighting.Tea-Table Talk|Jerome K. Jerome
They afford much sport to those inclined for such exercises; but the cruel practice of bear-baiting is discontinued.
Long before the legitimate drama made its appearance, bull and bear-baiting flourished at Bankside.Medival London|William Benham