American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- adj. Agile; lively.
- adj. Nautical Responding easily; maneuverable. Used of a vessel.
- adj. Archaic Ready; prepared.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Ready; prepared.
- Prompt; active; brisk; sprightly.
- Easily wrought; answering quickly to the helm; manageable; swift: said of a ship.
- Briskly; dexterously; yarely.
- See yar.
- adj. archaic Ready; prepared.
- adj. Ready, alert, prepared, prompt.
- adj. Eager, keen, lively, handy; agile, nimble.
- adj. nautical, of a ship Easily manageable and answering readily to the helm; yar.
GNU Webster's 1913
- adj. obsolete Ready; dexterous; eager; lively; quick to move.
- adv. obsolete Soon.
- From Middle English yare, ȝare, from Old English ġearu ("prepared, ready, prompt, equipped, complete, finished, yare"), from Proto-Germanic *garwaz (“ready”), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰrebʰ-, *gʰerbʰ- (“to grab, take, rake”). Cognate with Dutch gaar ("done, dressed, ready"), German gar ("ready, complete"), Icelandic görr, gerr ("perfect"). (Wiktionary)
- Middle English, from Old English gearo, ready. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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“We had our first full day of patients yesterday and I'm happy to report that my ship is yare.”
“NAMA ashi miwaku no MAAMEIDO dasu toko dashite tawawa ni nattara houmono no koi wa yare soukai”
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