gare

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See also: Gare, garé, garë, and gäre

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare gear.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡɛə(ɹ)/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛə(ɹ)

Noun[edit]

gare (uncountable)

  1. coarse wool on the legs of sheep
    • 1542, Statue on Wool, (Please provide the book title or journal name):
      That no denyzen or foren make any refuse of wolles but cot gare & vyllayn

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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]

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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

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Descendants[edit]

  • Portuguese: gare
  • Turkish: gar
  • Vietnamese: ga

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]

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gare

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

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡa.re/
  • Rhymes: -are
  • Hyphenation: gà‧re

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)
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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