bore out

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Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

bore out (third-person singular simple present bores out, present participle boring out, simple past and past participle bored out)

  1. to enlarge the diameter of a round hole by boring
    I'd like to have the cylinders of my old car bored out.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

bore out

  1. simple past tense of bear out