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bare

1. adjective unclothed2. adjective uncovered or undecorated3. adjective without grass, leaves etc4. adjective empty5. adjective absolute6. adjective mere7. adjective (of facts etc) unembellished8. verb expose
phrases
1 adjective unclothednocht adj1  c m ulomnocht adj1  c m ulom adj1  c m ushe was bare bhí sí lomnocht, bhí sí ina craiceannSeán turned up in his bare feet tháinig Seán agus é cosnocht, tháinig Seán agus gan bróga ná stocaí airher shoulders were bare bhí a guaillí lom, bhí a guaillí rishis head was bare bhí sé ina mhaoil, ní raibh hata air 2 adjective uncovered or undecoratedlom adj1  c m uthe paint was down to bare metal bhí miotal le feiceáil tríd an bpéint, bhí miotal ag teacht ris tríd an bpéintbare walls ballaí loma
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3 adjective without grass, leaves etclom adj1  c m ubán adj1  c m uthere's a bare patch under the tree tá paiste bán faoin gcrann, níl féar ar bith ag fás faoin gcrannthe trees are bare tá na crainn lom, níl aon duilliúr ar na crainn 4 adjective emptylom adj1  c m ufolamh adj1  c m uthe house consisted of bare rooms ní raibh sa teach ach seomraí lomathe shelves were bare bhí na seilfeanna folamh, ní raibh aon rud ar na seilfeannathe hall was bare of furniture ní raibh troscán ar bith sa halla 5 adjective absolutewe only brought the bare essentials níor thugamar linn ach na rudaí a bhí fíor-riachtanachthat lot do the bare minimum of work déanann an dream sin a laghad oibre agus is féidir leo, ní dhéanann an dream sin ach an méid is lú oibre 6 adjective merear éigean  c m uit could only do a bare 20 kilometres an hour ba ar éigean a d'fhéadfadh sé 20 ciliméadar san uair a dhéanamhhe stayed a bare three months níor fhan sé ach trí mhí ar éigean 7 adjective (of facts etc) unembellishedlom adj1  c m uall we have are the bare facts níl againn ach na fíricí lomathat's the bare truth sin í an fhírinne lom, sin é lomchlár na fírinne 8 verb expose TRANSITIVEnocht verb  c m uhe was worried about baring his skin to the sun bhí imní air faoina chraiceann a nochtadh faoin ngrian
phrases

to bare all

do chuid éadaigh ar fad a bhaint díotdul i do chraiceann dearg

the bare bones

na cnámhathe bare bones of the story cnámha an scéil, creatlach an scéil

to bare your soul

do rún a nochtadhdo chroí a nochtadhhe bared his soul to the whole country nocht sé a rún don saol mór

to bare your teeth

d'fhiacla a nochtadhcár a chur ort féinthe dog bared its teeth nocht an madra a chuid fiacla

to lay sth bare

1 uncover, reveal (object)rud a nochtadhthe dig laid bare human remains nochtadh taisí daonna sa tochailt 2 make known (secret)rud a nochtadhshe laid bare her feelings nocht sí a croí

with your bare hands

le do dhá lámhshe lifted it with her bare hands thóg sí é lena dhá lámh

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