bear with - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive] spoken
present tense
I/you/we/theybear with
he/she/itbears with
present participlebearing with
past tensebore with
past participleborne with
  1. bear with me/us used as a polite way of asking someone to be patient while you do or finish something

    If you just bear with me for a few more minutes, we’ll have all the paperwork finished.

See also main entry: bear