Definition of bear market in English:

Share this entry

bear market

Pronunciation: /ˈˌbe(ə)r ˈmärkət/

noun

Stock Market
A market in which prices are falling, encouraging selling.
Example sentences
  • Therefore, your pension is priced for a bull market, not a bear market, and as a result is very risky.
  • Despite a three-year bear market share prices can not be said to be cheap.
  • As the bear market in shares has become more pronounced, messenger shooters have become more common.
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.