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English definition of “hare”

hare

noun [C] uk   /heər/ us    /her/ (plural hares or hare)
an animal like a large rabbit that can run very fast and has long earsRodents and similar animals

hare

verb [I + adv/prep] uk   /heər/ us    /her/ mainly UK
to run or go very quickly, usually in an uncontrolled way: I saw her haring off down the road after Molly.Moving quickly
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