bear malice

Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia.
References in classic literature ?
Chillip could not possibly bear malice at such a time, if at any time.
A man of fifty cannot long bear malice with a wife of twenty-three.
Here puss showed an amiable desire to forgive and forget, and Polly took her up, saying aloud: "Puttel, when missis abuses you, play it 's dyspepsia, and don't bear malice, because it 's a very trying disease, my dear.