Associations to the word «Hare»

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HARE, noun. Any of several plant-eating animals of the family Leporidae, especially of the genus Lepus, similar to a rabbit, but larger and with longer ears.
HARE, noun. The player in a paperchase, or hare and hounds game, who leaves a trail of paper to be followed.
HARE, verb. (intransitive) To move swiftly.
HARE, verb. (obsolete) To excite; to tease, or worry; to harry.
HARE AND HOUNDS, noun. A paperchase game.
HARE KANGAROO, noun. (archaic) A small Australian kangaroo (Lagorchestes leporoides), resembling the hare in size and colour.
HARE KRISHNA, noun. A mantra chanted as a form of supplication to the Hindu god Krishna and his divine consort Radha
HARE KRISHNA, noun. A member of the International Society for Krishna Consciousness
HARE KRISHNAS, noun. Plural of Hare Krishna
HARE LIP, noun. Alternative form of harelip
HARE SCRAMBLE, noun. (slang) A motorcycle or quad race though wooded or natural terrain.

Dictionary definition

HARE, noun. Swift timid long-eared mammal larger than a rabbit having a divided upper lip and long hind legs; young born furred and with open eyes.
HARE, noun. Flesh of any of various rabbits or hares (wild or domesticated) eaten as food.
HARE, verb. Run quickly, like a hare; "He hared down the hill".

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