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bare
British English: /bɛː/
American English: /bɛr/

Translation of bare in German:

adjective

  • 1 expose a bare back to the sun
    den nackten Rücken der Sonne aussetzen
    walk with or in bare feet
    barfuß gehen
    in one's bare skin
  • 2 (hatless)with one's head bare
    ohne Hut
  • 5 (unconcealed)lay bare something
    etwas aufdecken
  • 9 (mere)
    äußerst (Notwendige)
    nur gering (Möglichkeit)
    bloß (Gedanke)
    the bare necessities of life
    das zum Leben Notwendigste
  • 10 (without tools)do something with one's bare hands
    etwas mit den od. seinen bloßen Händen tun
  • 11 (unprovided with)bare of something
    ohne etwas
    the land was bare of any vegetation
    das Land war völlig vegetationslos

transitive verb

  • 1 (uncover)
    entblößen (Kopf, Arm, Bein)
    ziehen (Schwert)
    bloßlegen (Draht eines Kabels)
    bare one's back to the sun
    seinen Rücken der Sonne aussetzen
  • 2
    (reveal) blecken (Zähne)
    she bared her heart to him
    [figurative]
    sie schüttete ihm ihr Herz aus

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