Synonyms of bear down on in English:

bear down on

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1‘at a canter they bore down on the mass of men ahead’

advance on, close in on, move in on, converge on, approach, come close to, come closer to, move close to, move closer to, draw near to, draw nearer to, press on towards
attack, set upon, fall upon, assail, set about, let fly at, tear into

retreat from, move away from