to get along; food; cost of transportation
Not to be confused with: fair
– just; light in color; moderately good; an exhibition
fare (fâr) intr.v. fared
fares 1. To get along: How are you faring with your project? 2. To happen or develop: How does it fare with you? 3. To travel; go. 4. To dine; eat. n. 1. A transportation charge, as for a bus. 2. A passenger transported for a fee. 3. Food and drink; diet: simple home-cooked fare. far′er n. fare ( fɛə) n 1. (Automotive Engineering) the sum charged or paid for conveyance in a bus, train, aeroplane, etc 2. a paying passenger, esp when carried by taxi 3. (Cookery) a range of food and drink; diet vb
4. to get on (as specified); manage: he fared well. 5. (with: it ) to turn out or happen as specified: as a subject it fared badly with him. 6. archaic to eat: we fared sumptuously. 7. ( ) often foll by forth archaic to go or travel
faran; related to Old Norse fara to travel, Old High German faran to go, Greek poros ford]
ˈfarer n fare (fɛər) n., v. fared, far•ing. n.
1. the price of conveyance or passage in a bus, train, airplane, or other carrier.
2. a person who pays to be conveyed in a vehicle; paying passenger.
3. food; diet: hearty fare.
4. something offered to the public, as for entertainment: literary fare.
5. Archaic. the state of things. v.i.
6. to succeed; get on: I have fared well in my profession.
7. to go; travel.
8. to eat and drink.
[before 1000; (n.) Middle English; Old English
fær; (v.) Middle English; Old English faran]
far′er, n. Fare a company ready to travel, 1562; a troop; a multitude or swarm; a catch of fish; a load of animals, 1600; the cargo of a vessel, 1884. Examples: fare of fish; of flatterers, 1634; of flies; of fools and cheaters; of pigs [‘a litter’]; of travellers, 1562. fair fare
These words are both pronounced /feə/.
1. 'fair' Fair can be an adjective or a noun. If something is , it is reasonable, right, or just. fair
If someone is
or has fair hair, they have light coloured hair. fair My daughter has three children, and they're all fair.
is an event held in a park or field for people's amusement. fair We took the children to the fair. 2. 'fare'
fare is the money you pay for a journey by bus, taxi, train, boat, or plane. Coach fares are cheaper than rail fares. Airline officials say they must raise fares in order to cover rising costs. fare Past participle: fared Gerund: faring Imperative Present Preterite Present Continuous Present Perfect Past Continuous Past Perfect Future Future Perfect Future Continuous Present Perfect Continuous Future Perfect Continuous Past Perfect Continuous Conditional Past Conditional
Thesaurus Antonyms Related Words Synonyms Legend:
Noun 1. fare - an agenda of things to do; "they worked rapidly down the menu of reports" 2. fare - the sum charged for riding in a public conveyance charge
- the price charged for some article or service; "the admission charge"
- the fare charged for traveling by airplane
- the fare charged for traveling by train
3. fare - a paying (taxi) passenger passenger
- a traveler riding in a vehicle (a boat or bus or car or plane or train etc) who is not operating it
4. fare - the food and drink that are regularly served or consumed food
- any substance that can be metabolized by an animal to give energy and build tissue
- the usual food and drink consumed by an organism (person or animal)
- a prescribed selection of foods
- a regulated daily food allowance
- the dishes making up a meal
- food or meals in general; "she sets a fine table"; "room and board"
- the food allowance for one day (especially for service personnel); "the rations should be nutritionally balanced"
Verb 1. fare - proceed or get along; "How is she doing in her new job?"; "How are you making out in graduate school?"; "He's come a long way" proceed
- follow a certain course; "The inauguration went well"; "how did your interview go?"
2. fare - eat well eat
- take in solid food; "She was eating a banana"; "What did you eat for dinner last night?"
fare noun 2. food, meals, diet, provisions, board, commons, table, feed, menu, rations, tack (informal), kai (N.Z. informal), nourishment, sustenance, victuals, nosebag (slang), nutriment, vittles (obsolete or dialect), eatables traditional Portuguese fare fare verb 1.
To progress or perform adequately, especially in difficult circumstances:
To move along a particular course:
To take (food) into the body as nourishment:
Something fit to be eaten:
(used in plural),
Translations jízdné pasažér zákazník billetpris takst tur matkalipun hinta vozarina útiköltség viteldíj far faròegi 運賃 승차 요금 keleivis mokestis už važiavimą braucējs braukšanas maksa pasažieris cestovné voznina biljettpris ค่าโดยสาร tiền vé fare [fɛəʳ] A. N 2. (= passenger in taxi) → pasajero/a m/f fare [ˈfɛə r] n
passenger in taxi
client m vi
How did they fare? →
Comment s'en sont-ils tirés?
They fared well in the recent elections
BUT Ils ont obtenu de bons résultats lors des récentes élections. fare [fɛəʳ] 1. n a.
cost, on trains, buses
prezzo della corsa
"fares please!" (
conductor on bus
passenger in taxi
passeggero/a, cliente m/f 2. vi how did you fare?
I think they will fare badly if ... →
penso che le cose si metteranno male per loro se... fare ( feə) noun 1.
the price of a journey on a train, bus, ship
He hadn't enough money for his bus fare. reisgeld, rygeld أُجْرَة السَّفَر такса passagem jízdné die Fahrtkosten billetpris; takst εισιτήριο, ναύλα tarifa, precio del billete sõiduraha کرایه؛ پول بلیط hinta billet מְחִיר נְסִיעָה किराया vozarina útiköltség, viteldíj ongkos far(gjald) biglietto 運賃 운임 mokestis už važiavimą braukšanas maksa tambang kaartje billett cena biletu باړه،کرایه bilhete/passagem (preţ al unui) bilet стоимость проезда cestovné voznina cena prevoza biljett[kostnad] ค่าโดยสาร bilet ücreti 旅費，費用 вартість проїзду کرایا tiền xe; tiền vé 旅费，费用 2.
a paying passenger in a hired vehicle,
in a taxi.
The taxi-driver was asked by the police where her last fare got out. passasier مُسافِر بالأجْرَه пътник passageiro pasažér, zákazník der Fahrgast tur επιβάτης pasajero klient, sõitja مسافر maksava asiakas client/-ente נוסע; किरायेदार putnik, mušterija (taksista) utas penumpang farþegi passeggero 乗客 (요금을 내는) 승객 keleivis braucējs; pasažieris penumpang passagier passasjer pasażer مسافر cliente client пассажир zákazník, -čka potnik putnik passagerare, körning ผู้โดยสารที่จ่ายเงินค่าโดยสารในรถที่จ้าง yolcu 乘客 пасажир سواری hành khách phải trả tiền, nhất là đi xe tắc xi 乘客