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Definition of hare verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

hare

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//heə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//her//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they hare
BrE BrE//heə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//her//
 
he / she / it hares
BrE BrE//heəz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//herz//
 
past simple hared
BrE BrE//heəd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//herd//
 
past participle hared
BrE BrE//heəd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//herd//
 
-ing form haring
BrE BrE//ˈheərɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈherɪŋ//
 
 
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[intransitive] + adv./prep. (British English) to run or go somewhere very fast He hared away down the street. She’s always haring off to France on business. to go haring around the country She’d sent him haring back to his apartment, telling him an urgent letter had arrived. Word Origin Old English hara, of Germanic origin: related to Dutch haas and German Hase.