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bareadjective [-er/-est only]

 us   /beər/
without any clothes or not covered by anything: The hot sand burned my bare feet. Inside, the floors were bare and there was very little furniture. Bare also means the least possible or only this much of something: They had nothing beyond the bare necessities (of life) (= the most basic things you need).

bareverb [T]

 us   /ber, bær/
to show something that is usually covered: The dog bared its teeth and growled.
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