Definition of RARE

Adjective : RARE

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) not widely known; especially valued for its uncommonness; "a rare word"; "rare books" ;

  • 2. (

    ) recurring only at long intervals; "a rare appearance"; "total eclipses are rare events" ;

  • 3. (

    ) not widely distributed; "rare herbs"; "rare patches of green in the desert" ;

  • 5. (

    ) marked by an uncommon quality; especially superlative or extreme of its kind; "what is so rare as a day in June"-J.R.Lowell; "a rare skill"; "an uncommon sense of humor"; "she was kind to an uncommon degree" ;

  • 6. (

    ) (of meat) cooked a short time; still red inside; "rare roast beef" ;


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