Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “rare”

See all translations

rare

adjective /ˈreə/
not done, found, seen etc very often; uncommon
raro, poco común
a rare flower a rare occurrence.
(of meat) only slightly cooked
poco hecho
I like my steak rare.
rareness noun
rareza
The rareness of this stamp increases its value.
rarely adverb not often
raramente
I rarely go to bed before midnight.
rarity noun the state of being uncommon
rareza
The rarity of this coin is what makes it so valuable.
(plural rarities) something which is uncommon
rareza
This stamp is quite a rarity.
(Definition of rare from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “rare” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

ice over

If an area of water ices over, it becomes covered with a layer of ice.

Word of the Day

Let’s celebrate! (words and phrases for parties)

by Kate Woodford,
December 17, 2014
​​​ With Christmas and New Year almost upon us, we thought it a good time to look at the language of parties and celebrations. First, let’s start with the word ‘party’ itself. To have or throw a party or, less commonly, to give a party is to arrange a party: We’re having a

Read More 

cinderella surgery noun

December 15, 2014
cosmetic surgery to the feet We have all heard of people having nose jobs, boob jobs and liposuction – but now a new trend growing in popularity in America: Cinderella surgery.

Read More