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Synonyms for bare

Synonyms for bare

without the usual covering

not wearing any clothes

containing nothing

without addition, decoration, or qualification

just sufficient

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lay bare

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lay bare

completely unclothed

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lacking in amplitude or quantity

not having a protective covering

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lacking its natural or customary covering

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just barely adequate or within a lower limit

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apart from anything else

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lacking a surface finish such as paint

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providing no shelter or sustenance

having everything extraneous removed including contents

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lacking embellishment or ornamentation

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But this is the barest minimum for initial treatment and goodness knows how long we'll be out there.
Under the barest of conditions, she and others treated 60 children.
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Not a bad achievement, I think you'll agree, but one that warranted just the barest of mentions on our television and in our newspapers.
Finale Breathe Again offers a virtuoso vocal over the barest piano backdrop.
Within such a strong formal setting the architect has wisely reduced the palette of materials and the articulation of the detail to the barest minimum, with timber floors and seamless featureless white walls throughout.
Drivers only the barest glimpse of movement and memory.
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Even the barest statements in the text, the Ten Commandments, were unpacked and expanded by Jesus to reveal their elasticity.
It is written that Jesus sent his disciples into the world with the barest of necessities.