Little Bear


nounAstronomy.
  1. the constellation Ursa Minor.

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How to use Little Bear in a sentence

  • The children kept calling him “Little Bear,” and he was trying to act like one.

    The Later Cave-Men | Katharine Elizabeth Dopp
  • Bighorn, who was still the leader, sent Little-bear to watch where the trail crossed the hills.

    The Later Cave-Men | Katharine Elizabeth Dopp
  • To allay his extreme hunger, a Little Bear's meat was given him, which he sucked through his teeth.

  • In passing the spot where the Little Bear had been cut up and skinned, they saw Hake standing with Biarne.

    The Norsemen in the West | R.M. Ballantyne
  • It was the prettiest Little Bear cub that ever woke on its mossy lair in the woods.

    Boyhood in Norway | Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen

British Dictionary definitions for Little Bear

Little Bear

noun
  1. the Little Bear the English name for Ursa Minor

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