bare

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈbɛər/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/bɛr/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(bâr)


Inflections of 'bare' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
barer
adj comparative
barest
adj superlative
Inflections of 'bare' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
bares
v 3rd person singular
baring
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
bared
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
bared
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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From the verb bear: (⇒ conjugate)
bare is: Click the infinitive to see all available inflections
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed." (Archaic: all other usages)

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Adjective: without covering
Synonyms:
naked , exposed , uncovered, stripped , open , nude , in the nude, with nothing on, unclothed, unclad, denuded, undressed, stark naked, in your birthday suit (slang), in the altogether (dated, slang), stark bollock naked (UK, vulgar, slang), in the nuddy (UK, informal)
Sense: Adjective: unadorned
Synonyms:
unadorned, simple , plain , unornamented, stark , essential , modest , bald , undecorated, spare , austere, unembellished
Sense: Adjective: without content
Synonyms:
barren , vacant , void , unfurnished, unoccupied, empty , devoid of, bleak , vacuous, blank , lacking , desolate, mean , waste
Sense: Verb: reveal
Synonyms:
reveal , uncover , expose , unveil , unmask, strip , lay bare sth, lay open sth, divulge, publish , disclose , undress, show , open up, unburden yourself of, tell , spill (slang)


WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Noun: ursine mammal
Synonyms:
ursine, ursus, bear cub, cub , polar bear, grizzly bear, brown bear, black bear, bruin (literary), ursine mammal, koala bear (non-standard), panda bear (non-standard), teddy bear, teddy
Sense: Noun: irritable person - US, informal
Synonyms:
grouch, crank (US, informal), grump (informal), crab , grinch (US), grumbler, whiner, sourpuss (informal), bellyacher (US, slang), curmudgeon, grouser (informal), growler (informal), misery-guts (informal)
Sense: Verb: tolerate
Synonyms:
tolerate, stand , take , put up with (informal), handle , stick out, deal with (informal), cope with, stomach , abide , withstand , swallow (informal), endure , sustain , suffer , accept
Sense: Verb: accept
Synonyms:
accept , shoulder , assume , take on, take , shoulder the burden of
Sense: Verb: hold up
Synonyms:
hold up, hold , support , sustain , uphold , withstand , carry , underpin , brace , bolster , shore up, prop up, keep up, undergird (formal), contain
Sense: Verb: bring forth
Synonyms:
bring forth, give birth to, produce , have , yield , birth , beget, engender, bring about, result in, develop , give off, give out, generate
Sense: Verb: possess as a characteristic
Synonyms:
have , show , exhibit , display , possess , be in possession of, own , hold , wear , brandish, show off, flaunt
Sense: Verb: have feelings
Synonyms:
have , hold , harbor , harbour (UK), hold on to, hang on to, carry , cling to, retain , nurse , nurture , feel , can't shake (informal)
Sense: Verb: carry or hold
Synonyms:
transport , haul , carry , shoulder , lug , pack , cart , convey , transmit, truck , hold , contain
Sense: Verb: behave - followed by 'yourself'
Synonyms:
behave , act , conduct yourself, comport yourself (formal), carry yourself, hold yourself, acquit yourself
Sense: Verb: move in a given direction
Synonyms:
head , aim , turn , go , veer, move , steer , run , lead , extend , drive , walk , take

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