bare (adj.)
gaunt, lean, needy
1H4 IV.ii.67[Westmorland to Falstaff, of Falstaff's men] methinks they are exceeding poor and bare, too beggarly
RJ V.i.68[Romeo to Apothecary] Art thou so bare and full of wretchedness / And fearest to die?
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