F f


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fair]
    • /fɛər/
    • /feər/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fair]
    • /fɛər/

Definitions of fared word

  • noun fared the price of conveyance or passage in a bus, train, airplane, or other vehicle. 1
  • noun fared a person or persons who pay to be conveyed in a vehicle; paying passenger. 1
  • noun fared a person who hires a public vehicle and its driver. 1
  • noun fared food; diet: hearty fare. 1
  • noun fared something offered to the public, for entertainment, enjoyment, consumption, etc.: literary fare. 1
  • noun fared Archaic. state of things. 1

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Origin of fared

First appearance:

before 1000
One of the 6% oldest English words
before 1000; Middle English faren, Old English faran; cognate with German fahren, Old Norse fara, Gothic faran; akin to emporium, port5, pram2

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Parts of speech for Fared


fared popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 95% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

fared usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for fared

verb fared

  • managed — to bring about or succeed in accomplishing, sometimes despite difficulty or hardship: She managed to see the governor. How does she manage it on such a small income?
  • did — Did is the past tense of do1.
  • coped — to struggle or deal, especially on fairly even terms or with some degree of success (usually followed by with): I will try to cope with his rudeness.
  • proceeded — to move or go forward or onward, especially after stopping.
  • progressed — a movement toward a goal or to a further or higher stage: the progress of a student toward a degree.

noun fared

  • charged — If a situation is charged, it is filled with emotion and therefore very tense or exciting.
  • ticketed — a slip, usually of paper or cardboard, serving as evidence that the holder has paid a fare or admission or is entitled to some service, right, or the like: a railroad ticket; a theater ticket.
  • cost — The cost of something is the amount of money that is needed in order to buy, do, or make it.
  • tabbed — a small flap, strap, loop, or similar appendage, as on a garment, used for pulling, hanging, or decoration.
  • tolled — the act of tolling a bell.

Antonyms for fared

verb fared

  • failed — unsuccessful; failed: a totally fail policy.
  • decreased — Simple past tense and past participle of decrease.
  • lost — no longer possessed or retained: lost friends.
  • retreated — the forced or strategic withdrawal of an army or an armed force before an enemy, or the withdrawing of a naval force from action.
  • stayed — (of a ship) to change to the other tack.

Top questions with fared

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