gare

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See also: Gare, garé, garë, and gäre

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare gear.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gare (uncountable)

  1. coarse wool on the legs of sheep
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for gare in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

gare

  1. Inflected form of gaar

Verb[edit]

gare

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of garen

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From garer (to dock, park)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gare f (plural gares)

  1. railway station

See also[edit]

gare routière

Verb[edit]

gare

  1. inflection of garer:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

Interjection[edit]

gare

  1. (transitive with à) beware (something)
    Gare au refroidissement !
    Synonym: attention

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German[edit]

Verb[edit]

gare

  1. inflection of garen:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. first/third-person singular subjunctive I
    3. singular imperative

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gare f

  1. plural of gara

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Inherited from Old English gār, from Proto-West Germanic *gaiʀ, from Proto-Germanic *gaizaz.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡaːr/, /ˈɡɔːr/

Noun[edit]

gare (plural gares)

  1. (chiefly Early Middle English) A weapon (especially one with a sharp point, such as a spear, or a sword)
Related terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • English: gar, gore
References[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

gare

  1. Alternative form of gore (patch (of land, fabric), clothes)

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French gare.

Noun[edit]

gare f (plural gares)

  1. train station or platform

Scots[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gare (comparative mair gare, superlative maist gare)

  1. greedy; miserly