from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Worn bare; naked: as, “the bare-worn common,”
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When the sun rose, it found him at full length on the bare-worn earth at the foot of the tree.
-- Old starved mother Earth's bare-worn ribs and joints peeping out through every field and down; and on three sides of us, the sullen thunder of the unseen surge.
Those bare-worn walks, that lofty thund'ring hall,
Why is the common itself so bare-worn, and cropped so differently from the adjoining inclosures? ...