See also: Gare, garé, garë, and gäre

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare gear.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gare (uncountable)

  1. coarse wool on the legs of sheep
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Blount to this entry?)

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

gare

  1. Inflected form of gaar

VerbEdit

gare

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of garen

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From garer (to dock, park)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gare f (plural gares)

  1. railway station

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Portuguese: gare
  • Vietnamese: ga

VerbEdit

gare

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

InterjectionEdit

gare

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

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GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

gare

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

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gare f

  1. plural of gara

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Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡaːr/, /ˈɡɔːr/

NounEdit

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 2Edit

NounEdit

gare

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

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French gare.

NounEdit

gare f (plural gares)

  1. train station or platform

ScotsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

gare (comparative mair gare, superlative maist gare)

  1. greedy; miserly