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harenoun [C]

uk   /heər/  us   /her/ (plural hares or hare)
an ​animal like a ​large rabbit that can ​run very ​fast and has ​longears

hareverb [I + adv/prep]

uk   /heər/  us   /her/ UK
(Definition of hare from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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harenoun [C]

 us   /heər/
a ​small, ​furryanimal with ​longears that is like a ​largerabbit and can ​runfast
(Definition of hare from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hare”
in Korean 토끼…
in Arabic أرْنَب بَرّي…
in Malaysian sejenis arnab…
in French lièvre…
in Russian заяц…
in Chinese (Traditional) 野兔…
in Italian lepre…
in Turkish yabani tavşan…
in Polish zając…
in Spanish liebre…
in Vietnamese thỏ rừng…
in Portuguese lebre…
in Thai กระต่ายป่า เป็นสัตว์ในตระกูล Lepus…
in German der Hase…
in Catalan llebre…
in Japanese 野うさぎ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 野兔…
in Indonesian terwelu…
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