bare
[bɛː]
ADJECTIVE
barer (comparative adjective) · barest (superlative adjective)
  1. (of a person or part of the body) not clothed or covered.
    "he was bare from the waist up" ·
    "she padded in bare feet towards the door"
    synonyms:
    naked · unclothed · undressed · uncovered · stripped · with nothing on ·
    in a state of nature · disrobed · unclad · undraped · exposed · nude · in the nude · stark naked · au naturel · without a stitch on · in one's birthday suit · in the raw · in the altogether · in the buff · as naked as the day one was born · in the nuddy · mother naked · starkers · in the scud · scuddy · bare-assed · buck naked · bollocky
    antonyms:
  2. without addition; basic and simple.
    "he outlined the bare essentials of the story"
    synonyms:
    straightforward · plain · simple · basic · pure · essential · bare-bones ·
    fundamental · stripped down · cut down · stark · bald · cold · hard · truthful · realistic · true to life · brutal · harsh · explicit · unequivocal · unambiguous · unexaggerated · unadorned · unembellished · undisguised · unveiled · unvarnished · unqualified · warts and all
VERB
bares (third person present) · bared (past tense) · bared (past participle) · baring (present participle)
  1. uncover (a part of the body or other thing) and expose it to view.
    "he bared his chest to show his scar"
    synonyms:
    uncover · strip · lay bare · undress · unclothe · denude · unveil ·
    unmask · expose · expose to view · reveal · display · put on display · put on show · exhibit
    antonyms:
DETERMINER
BRITISH
informal
  1. a large amount or number of.
    "my birthday's on the 22nd—I'm gonna get bare cash" ·
    "I've got bare work to do" · "you can't promote your party all over Twitter and then get mad when bare people show up"
ADVERB
BRITISH
informal
  1. very; really (used as an intensifier).
    "you are bare lazy" ·
    "I'm in a bare good mood for once"
ORIGIN
Old English bær (noun), barian (verb), of Germanic origin; related to Dutch baar.
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How to use bare in a sentence?
you can't promote your party all over Twitter and then get mad when bare people show up.
all you need to get started with this program is a bare 10K bytes of memory.
she gave a little shiver as the wind flicked at her bare arms.
an ordeal that would lay bare a troubled family background.
bare plaster walls and terracotta floor give a rustic feel.
we only had the bare essentials in the way of equipment.
fall is a prime time to reseed bare patches in the lawn.
she prostrated herself on the bare floor of the church.
the track has been worn down in part to bare rock.
my birthday's on the 22nd—I'm gonna get bare cash.
rescuers clawed away rubble with their bare hands.
strip away the plaster to expose the bare brick.
he outlined the bare essentials of the story.
she padded in bare feet towards the door.
rain poured down, pitting the bare earth.
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How to say bare in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (ADJECTIVE)kaal
Arabic (ADJECTIVE)العارية, عارية, الجرداء, المجردة, الأدنى
(NOUN)باري, مكشوفة
Bangla খালি
Bosnian (Latin) goli
Bulgarian (ADJECTIVE)голи, голите, абсолютния, боси, голия, гол, гола
(VERB)роди
(NOUN)Баре, Баретата
Cantonese (Traditional)
Catalan (ADJECTIVE)descalços, nua, nues, nus
(NOUN)nu
Chinese Simplified
Chinese Traditional
Croatian (ADJECTIVE)goli, golom, gole, gola, neodjeven, Bose, rodi
(VERB)rodila
Czech (ADJECTIVE)holé, holýma, holá, bosé, holou, bosých, obnaženými, nahé, nahý
(VERB)porodila
Danish (ADJECTIVE)nøgne, byggemodnede, Bart, nøgen
Dutch (ADJECTIVE)blote, kale, naakte, kaal, ontbloot, absolute
(VERB)bloot
Estonian (ADJECTIVE)paljaste, tühjal, tühi
Fijian Eratou sa
Filipino nanganak
Finnish (ADJECTIVE)paljain, pelkän, alasti
French (ADJECTIVE)nu, dénudé, strict, dépouillé
(NOUN)belarbi
German (ADJECTIVE)nackten, bloßen, kahl, blanken
Greek (ADJECTIVE)γυμνά, γυμνό, γυμνή, γυμνές, γυμνών
Haitian Creole dan griyen
Hebrew (NOUN)חשופים, חשוף
(ADJECTIVE)חשופות, החשופות, במו
Hindi (ADJECTIVE)नंगे
Hmong Daw liab qab
Hungarian (ADJECTIVE)csupasz, puszta, bKritikusan, meztelen, kopár
Icelandic (ADJECTIVE)ber
Indonesian (ADJECTIVE)telanjang, gundul, kosong
Italian (ADJECTIVE)nudo, nude, nuda, spoglia, nudi
Japanese (ADJECTIVE)裸, ベア, むき出し, 最低限
Kiswahili (ADJECTIVE)tupu, wazi
Korean (ADJECTIVE)맨손으로, 벌거벗은, 베어, 맨, 휑, 맨발, 누드
(NOUN)내놔
Latvian (ADJECTIVE)kailas, basas, neierīkota, tukša, absolūtu, tuk, galīgam, atklātā
(VERB)atkailinātu
Lithuanian (ADJECTIVE)neįsisavinto, plikomis, pagimdė, Nuoga, tuščios
(NOUN)plikas
Malagasy niteraka
Malay (Latin) (ADJECTIVE)terdedah
Maltese vojt
Norwegian Bokmål Bart
Persian (ADJECTIVE)لخت, برهنه
Polish (ADJECTIVE)gołe, gołymi, goły, nagie, gołej, ogołocony, gołą, gołego, gołych
(VERB)urodziła
Portuguese (ADJECTIVE)desencapado, nua, descalços, nu, nuas, próprias, nus, descoberto
Querétaro Otomi desnudo
Romanian (ADJECTIVE)goale
(NOUN)neizolat
Russian (ADJECTIVE)голые, босые, родила, чуть, обнаженной
(NOUN)Бэр
(VERB)обнажить
Samoan fanauina
Serbian (Cyrillic) голим
Serbian (Latin) golim
Slovak (ADJECTIVE)holé, holými, holá, bosé, holou, nahý, nahé
(VERB)porodila
(NOUN)vyzlečenie
Slovenian (ADJECTIVE)golimi, gole, golo, rodi, bosih, boso, gola, nag
Spanish (ADJECTIVE)pelado, desnudo, descubierto, propias
Swedish (ADJECTIVE)kala, kalt, nakna, kal, bar, hake, naken
(VERB)blotta
Tahitian na
Tamil பாரே
Telugu నగ్న
Thai เปลือย
Tongan fakaha
Turkish (ADJECTIVE)çıplak
(NOUN)beyazay, bilge, bıcaklı
Ukrainian (ADJECTIVE)голими, голій, голі, голої, голих, голою, гола
(NOUN)голого
Urdu (NOUN)ننگی
Vietnamese (ADJECTIVE)trần, trọc, trống, thô
Welsh (ADJECTIVE)moel, foel, noeth
Yucatec Maya desnudo
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