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yare

play
adjective \ˈyer, ˈyär\

Definition of yare

  1. 1 archaic :  set for action :  ready

  2. 2 or yar play \ˈyär\ a :  characterized by speed and agility :  nimble, lively b :  handy 1c, maneuverable

yare adverb, archaic
yarely adverb, archaic


Origin of yare

Middle English, from Old English gearu; akin to Old High German garo ready


First Known Use: before 12th century

Rhymes with yare


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