There are 2 main translations of rare in Spanish:

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rare 1

American English: /rɛr/
British English: /rɛː/

adjective rarer Pronunciation: /ˈrerər/, /ˈreərə(r)/, rarest Pronunciation: /ˈrerəst/, /ˈreərɪst/

  • 1 1.1 (uncommon)
    poco común
    the bird is a rare sight in this country
    el ave rara vez se ve en este país
    with a few rare exceptions it is rare for this to happen during the summer
    es raro que esto suceda durante el verano
    one of her rare television appearances
    una de sus poco frecuentes actuaciones en televisión
    Example sentences
    • The best that most of us can do is to live with it, enjoy it and be thankful it is such a rare event.
    • She was diagnosed with a rare condition that inflamed her liver at just six weeks old.
    • The condition is so rare it only affects a handful of women in the world each year.
    1.2 (unusually good) [literary]
    (talent/beauty)
    Example sentences
    • For the rare or unusual gift, a trip round the antique or second-hand shops and a little imagination is all you need.
    • Artistically, it is a rare and precious gem that demands careful examination.
    • To be able to take a stand like he did is rare and precious thing in politics.
    1.3 (fine, uncommon) (especially British English) [colloquial]we had a rare (old) time at the party
    lo pasamos bomba en la fiesta [colloquial]

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There are 2 main translations of rare in Spanish:

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rare 2
American English: /rɛr/
British English: /rɛː/

adjective rarer Pronunciation: /ˈrerər/, /ˈreərə(r)/, rarest Pronunciation: /ˈrerəst/, /ˈreərɪst/

  • (Cookery)
    (steak)
    poco hecho (Spain)
    a la inglesa (Mexico)
    Example sentences
    • To them, it tastes as good as medium rare steak.
    • This was sent back to the kitchen as the rare steak was overcooked and the sauce was burnt.
    • The spicy beef was rare and served with green mango and coriander, but lacked any real zing.

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