meaning of bare

bare meaning in General Dictionary

Bore the old preterit of Bear v

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  • Surface body substance
  • To remove off the covering of which will make bare as to bare the breast
  • devoid of a protective covering
  • just scarcely sufficient or within less limitation
  • aside from whatever else; without additions or changes
  • supplying no housing or sustenance
  • lacking its normal or customary addressing
  • lacking a surface finish particularly paint
  • having everything extraneous removed including contents
  • without magnitude or quantity
  • entirely unclothed
  • lacking embellishment or ornamentation
  • make community
  • lay bare
  • Without clothing or addressing; stripped of the usual covering; nude; as, his body is bare; the trees tend to be bare.
  • With mind uncovered; bareheaded.
  • Without anything to cover up or conceal one's ideas or actions; open to see; exposed.
  • basic; easy; unadorned; without polish; bald; meager.
  • Destitute; indigent; bare; unfurnished or scantily furnished; -- combined with of (hardly ever within) ahead of the thing desiring or taken away; as, a-room bare of furnishings.
  • Threadbare; much worn.
  • Mere; alone; unaccompanied by anything else; as, a bare majority.
  • Surface; human anatomy; compound.
  • That element of a roofing slate, shingle, tile, or steel dish, that will be confronted with the elements.
  • To remove off the covering of; in order to make bare; since, to bare the breast.
  • Bore; the old preterit of Bear, v.
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bare meaning in Etymology Dictionary

Old English barian, from bare (adj.). Associated: Bared; baring.

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bare meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Without garments or covering; removed of this typical covering; nude; as, their body is bare; the trees tend to be bare.

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  • (a.) With head uncovered; bareheaded.
  • (a.) Without almost anything to hide or conceal an individual's ideas or actions; ready to accept view; revealed.
  • (a.) simple; quick; unadorned; without polish; bald; meager.
  • (a.) Destitute; indigent; bare; unfurnished or scantily furnished; -- used with of (hardly ever within) ahead of the thing wanting or taken away; since, a room bare of furnishings.
  • (a.) Threadbare; much used.
  • (a.) Mere; alone; unaccompanied by whatever else; as, a bare bulk.
  • (letter.) exterior; human anatomy; compound.
  • (n.) That section of a roofing slate, shingle, tile, or steel plate, which can be confronted with the current weather.
  • (a.) To remove from the covering of; to create bare; since, to bare the breast.
  • Bore; the old preterit of Bear, v.
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Sentence Examples with the word bare

She caught up to him at the door, surprising him with the quiet of her bare feet on the carpet and gave him a hug from behind, burying her head against his back and holding on for a long while.

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