"rare" meaning in English

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Adjective

IPA: /ɹɛə(ɹ)/ [Received-Pronunciation], [ɹɜɹ] [Irish], /ɹɛɚ/ [Canada, General-American], /ɹɛɹ/ [Canada, General-American] Audio: en-us-rare.ogg [US], En-CA Rare.ogg [Canada] Forms: rarer [comparative], rarest [superlative]
Rhymes: -ɛə(ɹ) Etymology: From Middle English rare, from Old French rare, rere (“rare, uncommon”), from Latin rārus (“loose, spaced apart, thin, infrequent”), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁reh₁- (“friable, thin”). Replaced native Middle English gesen (“rare, scarce”) (from Old English gǣsne), Middle English seld (“rare, uncommon”) (from Old English selden), and Middle English seldscene (“rare, rarely seen, infrequent”) (from Old English seldsēne). Etymology templates: {{inh|en|enm|rare}} Middle English rare, {{der|en|fro|rare}} Old French rare, {{m|fro|rere|t=rare, uncommon}} rere (“rare, uncommon”), {{der|en|la|rārus|t=loose, spaced apart, thin, infrequent}} Latin rārus (“loose, spaced apart, thin, infrequent”), {{der|en|ine-pro|*h₁reh₁-|t=friable, thin}} Proto-Indo-European *h₁reh₁- (“friable, thin”), {{cog|enm|gesen|t=rare, scarce}} Middle English gesen (“rare, scarce”), {{cog|ang|gǣsne}} Old English gǣsne, {{cog|enm|seld|t=rare, uncommon}} Middle English seld (“rare, uncommon”), {{cog|ang|selden}} Old English selden, {{cog|enm|seldscene|t=rare, rarely seen, infrequent}} Middle English seldscene (“rare, rarely seen, infrequent”), {{cog|ang|seldsēne}} Old English seldsēne Head templates: {{en-adj|er}} rare (comparative rarer, superlative rarest)
  1. Very uncommon; scarce. Synonyms: scarce, selcouth, seld, selly, geason, uncommon, rare Translations (very uncommon): rrallë (Albanian), σπάνιος (spánios) (Ancient Greek), نَادِر (nādir) (Arabic), نادر (nādir) [Egyptian-Arabic] (Arabic), نادر (náder) [South-Levantine-Arabic] (Arabic), raru (Asturian), nadir (Azerbaijani), seyrək (Azerbaijani), һирәк (hirək) (Bashkir), arraro (Basque), рэ́дкі (rédki) (Belarusian), ря́дък (rjádǎk) (Bulgarian), необикновен (neobiknoven) (Bulgarian), rar (Catalan), نایاب (nayab) (Central Kurdish), 稀少 (xīshǎo) (Chinese Mandarin), 稀疏 (xīshū) (Chinese Mandarin), 稀有 (xīyǒu) (Chinese Mandarin), 罕見 (Chinese Mandarin), 罕见 (hǎnjiàn) (Chinese Mandarin), рѣдъкъ (rědŭkŭ) [Cyrillic] (Church Slavic), vzácný [masculine] (Czech), řídký (Czech), sjælden (Danish), zeldzaam (Dutch), malofta (Esperanto), rara (Esperanto), haruldane (Estonian), erakordne (Estonian), sjáldsamur (Faroese), rárur (Faroese), harvinainen (Finnish), rare (French), peu commun (French), râr (Friulian), raro (Galician), selten (German), rar (German), σπάνιος (spánios) (Greek), נדיר (nadir) (Hebrew), दुर्लभ (durlabh) (Hindi), नायाब (nāyāb) (Hindi), नादिर (nādir) (Hindi), कमयाब (kamyāb) (Hindi), अप्राप्य (aprāpya) (Hindi), ritka (Hungarian), rara (Ido), jarang (Indonesian), langka (Indonesian), harva (Ingrian), annamh (Irish), raro (Italian), 珍しい (mezurashii) (Japanese), 稀な (english: mare na) (Japanese), 드물다 (deumulda) (Korean), 희귀(稀貴)하다 (huigwihada) (Korean), rārus [masculine] (Latin), rets (Latvian), retas [masculine] (Lithuanian), rědki (Lower Sorbian), редок (redok) (Macedonian), jarang (Malay), nadir (Malay), onge (Maori), ongeonge (Maori), mokomokorea (Maori), mokorea (Maori), mōmōhanga (Maori), bídin hóyééʼ (Navajo), rare [Jersey] (Norman), skjelden (Norwegian), requist (Occitan), rar (Occitan), rare (Occitan), escàs (Occitan), arrarit (Occitan), selden (Old English), seldlic (Old English), کمیاب (kamyâb) (Persian), نایاب (nâyâb) (Persian), شاذ (šâzz) (Persian), rzadki (Polish), raro (Portuguese), rar (Romanian), rar (Romansch), rer (Romansch), ре́дкий (rédkij) (Russian), विरल (virala) (Sanskrit), दुर्लभ (durlabha) (Sanskrit), raru (Sardinian), gann (Scottish Gaelic), ainneamh (Scottish Gaelic), ре́дак [Cyrillic] (Serbo-Croatian), рије́дак [Cyrillic] (Serbo-Croatian), rédak [Roman] (Serbo-Croatian), rijédak [Roman] (Serbo-Croatian), raru (Sicilian), riedky (Slovak), rédek (Slovene), escaso (Spanish), raro (Spanish), sällsynt (Swedish), ovanlig (Swedish), bihira (Tagalog), అరుదు (arudu) (Telugu), దుర్లభము (durlabhamu) (Telugu), nadir (Turkish), ender (Turkish), nadide (Turkish), рідки́й (ridkýj) (Ukrainian), рі́дкісний (rídkisnyj) (Ukrainian), raro (Venetian), hiếm (Vietnamese), prin (Welsh), nadir (Zazaki)
    Sense id: en-rare-en-adj-r~AFmil9 Disambiguation of 'very uncommon': 100 0 0
  2. (of a gas) Thin; of low density. Tags: of a gas Translations (thin density gas): рядък (rjadǎk) (Bulgarian), разреден (razreden) (Bulgarian), rar (Catalan), harva (Finnish), verdünnt (German), 희박(稀薄)하다 (huibakhada) (Korean), rarefeito (Portuguese), rarefiat (Romanian), разрежённый (razrežónnyj) [masculine] (Russian)
    Sense id: en-rare-en-adj-Kt2B8mKH Disambiguation of 'thin density gas': 9 89 3
  3. (UK, slang) Good; enjoyable. Tags: UK, slang
    Sense id: en-rare-en-adj-ITd12ssw Categories (other): British English, English entries with incorrect language header Disambiguation of English entries with incorrect language header: 7 8 85
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Related terms: rarity, rareness [noun], For the adverb (e.g. rarely) see occasionally, strange, unique, frequency

Adjective

IPA: /ɹɛə(ɹ)/ [Received-Pronunciation], [ɹɜɹ] [Irish], /ɹɛɚ/ [Canada, General-American], /ɹɛɹ/ [Canada, General-American] Audio: en-us-rare.ogg [US], En-CA Rare.ogg [Canada] Forms: rarer [comparative], more rare [comparative], rarest [superlative], most rare [superlative]
Rhymes: -ɛə(ɹ) Etymology: From a dialectal variant of rear, from Middle English rere, from Old English hrēr, hrēre (“not thoroughly cooked, underdone, lightly boiled”), from hrēran (“to move, shake, agitate”), from Proto-Germanic *hrōzijaną (“to stir”), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱroHs- (“to mix, stir, cook”). Related to Old English hrōr (“stirring, busy, active, strong, brave”). More at rear. Etymology templates: {{m|en|rear}} rear, {{inh|en|enm|rere}} Middle English rere, {{inh|en|ang|hrēr}} Old English hrēr, {{m|ang|hrēre|t=not thoroughly cooked, underdone, lightly boiled}} hrēre (“not thoroughly cooked, underdone, lightly boiled”), {{m|ang|hrēran|t=to move, shake, agitate}} hrēran (“to move, shake, agitate”), {{der|en|gem-pro|*hrōzijaną|t=to stir}} Proto-Germanic *hrōzijaną (“to stir”), {{der|en|ine-pro|*ḱroHs-|t=to mix, stir, cook}} Proto-Indo-European *ḱroHs- (“to mix, stir, cook”), {{cog|ang|hrōr|t=stirring, busy, active, strong, brave}} Old English hrōr (“stirring, busy, active, strong, brave”), {{l|en|rear}} rear Head templates: {{en-adj|er|more}} rare (comparative rarer or more rare, superlative rarest or most rare)
  1. (cooking) Particularly of meat, especially beefsteak: cooked very lightly, so the meat is still red. Categories (topical): Cooking Synonyms: reer, rere [British] Derived forms: medium rare, Pittsburgh rare, rare-ripe Translations (cooked very lightly): непрасмажаны (njeprasmažany) (Belarusian), з крывёй (z kryvjój) (Belarusian), з кроўю (z króŭju) (Belarusian), недоварен (nedovaren) (Bulgarian), недопечен (nedopečen) (Bulgarian), cru (Catalan), 一分熟 (yīfēnshú) (Chinese Mandarin), krvavý (Czech), rød (Danish), halfrauw (Dutch), saignant (Dutch), verinen (Finnish), raaka (Finnish), saignant (French), blutig (German), englisch (German), נא (ná) [masculine] (Hebrew), נִמְרָשׁ (nimrásh) (english: unused) [masculine] (Hebrew), véres (Hungarian), al sangue (Italian), レア (rea) (Japanese), bluddeg (Luxembourgish), tūāmata (Maori), tʼóó shichʼilígo (Navajo), krwisty (Polish), mal passado (Portuguese), în sânge (Romanian), непрожа́ренный (neprožárennyj) (Russian), с кро́вью (s króvʹju) (Russian), крова́вый (krovávyj) (Russian), кровяни́стый (krovjanístyj) (Russian), crudo (Spanish), poco hecho (Spanish), blodig (Swedish), נישט־דערבראָטן (nisht-derbrotn) (Yiddish)
    Sense id: en-rare-en-adj-ye86LM0t Topics: cooking, food, lifestyle
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Related terms: rareness [noun], For the adverb (e.g. rarely) see occasionally, strange, unique, frequency, rarity [noun]
Etymology number: 2 Synonyms: dearthy, few and far between [idiomatic], geason [dialectal, rare], infrequent, in short supply, rare, raresome, scant, scarce, selcouth, seld [archaic], seldom [archaic], selly [UK, dialectal], superrare, uncommon, unfrequent

Adjective

IPA: /ɹɛə(ɹ)/ [Received-Pronunciation], [ɹɜɹ] [Irish], /ɹɛɚ/ [Canada, General-American], /ɹɛɹ/ [Canada, General-American] Audio: en-us-rare.ogg [US], En-CA Rare.ogg [Canada] Forms: more rare [comparative], most rare [superlative]
Rhymes: -ɛə(ɹ) Etymology: Compare rather, rath. Etymology templates: {{m|en|rather}} rather, {{m|en|rath}} rath Head templates: {{en-adj}} rare (comparative more rare, superlative most rare)
  1. (obsolete) Early. Tags: obsolete
    Sense id: en-rare-en-adj-JGVcCRr~
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Related terms: rareness [noun], For the adverb (e.g. rarely) see occasionally, strange, unique, frequency, rarity [noun]
Etymology number: 4 Synonyms: dearthy, few and far between [idiomatic], geason [dialectal, rare], infrequent, in short supply, rare, raresome, scant, scarce, selcouth, seld [archaic], seldom [archaic], selly [UK, dialectal], superrare, uncommon, unfrequent

Noun

IPA: /ɹɛə(ɹ)/ [Received-Pronunciation], [ɹɜɹ] [Irish], /ɹɛɚ/ [Canada, General-American], /ɹɛɹ/ [Canada, General-American] Audio: en-us-rare.ogg [US], En-CA Rare.ogg [Canada] Forms: rares [plural]
Rhymes: -ɛə(ɹ) Etymology: From Middle English rare, from Old French rare, rere (“rare, uncommon”), from Latin rārus (“loose, spaced apart, thin, infrequent”), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁reh₁- (“friable, thin”). Replaced native Middle English gesen (“rare, scarce”) (from Old English gǣsne), Middle English seld (“rare, uncommon”) (from Old English selden), and Middle English seldscene (“rare, rarely seen, infrequent”) (from Old English seldsēne). Etymology templates: {{inh|en|enm|rare}} Middle English rare, {{der|en|fro|rare}} Old French rare, {{m|fro|rere|t=rare, uncommon}} rere (“rare, uncommon”), {{der|en|la|rārus|t=loose, spaced apart, thin, infrequent}} Latin rārus (“loose, spaced apart, thin, infrequent”), {{der|en|ine-pro|*h₁reh₁-|t=friable, thin}} Proto-Indo-European *h₁reh₁- (“friable, thin”), {{cog|enm|gesen|t=rare, scarce}} Middle English gesen (“rare, scarce”), {{cog|ang|gǣsne}} Old English gǣsne, {{cog|enm|seld|t=rare, uncommon}} Middle English seld (“rare, uncommon”), {{cog|ang|selden}} Old English selden, {{cog|enm|seldscene|t=rare, rarely seen, infrequent}} Middle English seldscene (“rare, rarely seen, infrequent”), {{cog|ang|seldsēne}} Old English seldsēne Head templates: {{en-noun}} rare (plural rares)
  1. (gaming) A scarce or uncommon item. Categories (topical): Gaming
    Sense id: en-rare-en-noun-wzRyiQVI Topics: games, gaming
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Etymology number: 1

Verb

IPA: /ɹɛə(ɹ)/ [Received-Pronunciation], [ɹɜɹ] [Irish], /ɹɛɚ/ [Canada, General-American], /ɹɛɹ/ [Canada, General-American] Audio: en-us-rare.ogg [US], En-CA Rare.ogg [Canada] Forms: rares [present, singular, third-person], raring [participle, present], rared [participle, past], rared [past]
Rhymes: -ɛə(ɹ) Etymology: Variant of rear. Etymology templates: {{m|en|rear}} rear Head templates: {{en-verb}} rare (third-person singular simple present rares, present participle raring, simple past and past participle rared)
  1. (US, intransitive) To rear, rise up, start backwards. Tags: US, intransitive
    Sense id: en-rare-en-verb-JZus~X5w Categories (other): American English
  2. (US, transitive) To rear, bring up, raise. Tags: US, transitive
    Sense id: en-rare-en-verb-FlvuR-oP Categories (other): American English
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Etymology number: 3

Inflected forms

Alternative forms

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          "lang": "Azerbaijani",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
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          "lang": "Azerbaijani",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
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          "code": "ba",
          "lang": "Bashkir",
          "roman": "hirək",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "һирәк"
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          "lang": "Basque",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
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          "code": "be",
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          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "рэ́дкі"
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          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "bg",
          "lang": "Bulgarian",
          "roman": "neobiknoven",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "необикновен"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "ca",
          "lang": "Catalan",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "rar"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "cmn",
          "lang": "Chinese Mandarin",
          "roman": "xīshǎo",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "稀少"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "cmn",
          "lang": "Chinese Mandarin",
          "roman": "xīshū",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "稀疏"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "cmn",
          "lang": "Chinese Mandarin",
          "roman": "xīyǒu",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "稀有"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "cmn",
          "lang": "Chinese Mandarin",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "罕見"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "cmn",
          "lang": "Chinese Mandarin",
          "roman": "hǎnjiàn",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "罕见"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "cs",
          "lang": "Czech",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "tags": [
            "masculine"
          ],
          "word": "vzácný"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "cs",
          "lang": "Czech",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "řídký"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "da",
          "lang": "Danish",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "sjælden"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "nl",
          "lang": "Dutch",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "zeldzaam"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "eo",
          "lang": "Esperanto",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "malofta"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "eo",
          "lang": "Esperanto",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "rara"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "et",
          "lang": "Estonian",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "haruldane"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "et",
          "lang": "Estonian",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "erakordne"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "fo",
          "lang": "Faroese",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "sjáldsamur"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "fo",
          "lang": "Faroese",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "rárur"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "fi",
          "lang": "Finnish",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "harvinainen"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "fr",
          "lang": "French",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "rare"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "fr",
          "lang": "French",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "peu commun"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "fur",
          "lang": "Friulian",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "râr"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "gl",
          "lang": "Galician",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "raro"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "de",
          "lang": "German",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "selten"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "de",
          "lang": "German",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "rar"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "el",
          "lang": "Greek",
          "roman": "spánios",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "σπάνιος"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "grc",
          "lang": "Ancient Greek",
          "roman": "spánios",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "σπάνιος"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "he",
          "lang": "Hebrew",
          "roman": "nadir",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "נדיר"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "hi",
          "lang": "Hindi",
          "roman": "durlabh",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "दुर्लभ"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "hi",
          "lang": "Hindi",
          "roman": "nāyāb",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "नायाब"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "hi",
          "lang": "Hindi",
          "roman": "nādir",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "नादिर"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "hi",
          "lang": "Hindi",
          "roman": "kamyāb",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "कमयाब"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "hi",
          "lang": "Hindi",
          "roman": "aprāpya",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "अप्राप्य"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "hu",
          "lang": "Hungarian",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "ritka"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "io",
          "lang": "Ido",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "rara"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "id",
          "lang": "Indonesian",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "jarang"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "id",
          "lang": "Indonesian",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "langka"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "izh",
          "lang": "Ingrian",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "harva"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "ga",
          "lang": "Irish",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "annamh"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "it",
          "lang": "Italian",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "raro"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "ja",
          "lang": "Japanese",
          "roman": "mezurashii",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "珍しい"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "ja",
          "english": "mare na",
          "lang": "Japanese",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "稀な"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "ko",
          "lang": "Korean",
          "roman": "deumulda",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "드물다"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "ko",
          "lang": "Korean",
          "roman": "huigwihada",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "희귀(稀貴)하다"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "ckb",
          "lang": "Central Kurdish",
          "roman": "nayab",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "نایاب"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "la",
          "lang": "Latin",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "tags": [
            "masculine"
          ],
          "word": "rārus"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "lv",
          "lang": "Latvian",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "rets"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "lt",
          "lang": "Lithuanian",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "tags": [
            "masculine"
          ],
          "word": "retas"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "mk",
          "lang": "Macedonian",
          "roman": "redok",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "редок"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "ms",
          "lang": "Malay",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "jarang"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "ms",
          "lang": "Malay",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "nadir"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "mi",
          "lang": "Maori",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "onge"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "mi",
          "lang": "Maori",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "ongeonge"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "mi",
          "lang": "Maori",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "mokomokorea"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "mi",
          "lang": "Maori",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "mokorea"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "mi",
          "lang": "Maori",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "mōmōhanga"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "nv",
          "lang": "Navajo",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "bídin hóyééʼ"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "nrf",
          "lang": "Norman",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "tags": [
            "Jersey"
          ],
          "word": "rare"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "no",
          "lang": "Norwegian",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "skjelden"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "oc",
          "lang": "Occitan",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "requist"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "oc",
          "lang": "Occitan",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "rar"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "oc",
          "lang": "Occitan",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "rare"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "oc",
          "lang": "Occitan",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "escàs"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "oc",
          "lang": "Occitan",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "arrarit"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "cu",
          "lang": "Church Slavic",
          "roman": "rědŭkŭ",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "tags": [
            "Cyrillic"
          ],
          "word": "рѣдъкъ"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "ang",
          "lang": "Old English",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "selden"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "ang",
          "lang": "Old English",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "seldlic"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "fa",
          "lang": "Persian",
          "roman": "kamyâb",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "کمیاب"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "fa",
          "lang": "Persian",
          "roman": "nâyâb",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "نایاب"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "fa",
          "lang": "Persian",
          "roman": "šâzz",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "شاذ"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "pl",
          "lang": "Polish",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "rzadki"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "pt",
          "lang": "Portuguese",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "raro"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "ro",
          "lang": "Romanian",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "rar"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "rm",
          "lang": "Romansch",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "rar"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "rm",
          "lang": "Romansch",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "rer"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "ru",
          "lang": "Russian",
          "roman": "rédkij",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "ре́дкий"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "sa",
          "lang": "Sanskrit",
          "roman": "virala",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "विरल"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "sa",
          "lang": "Sanskrit",
          "roman": "durlabha",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "दुर्लभ"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "sc",
          "lang": "Sardinian",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "raru"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "gd",
          "lang": "Scottish Gaelic",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "gann"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "gd",
          "lang": "Scottish Gaelic",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "ainneamh"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "sh",
          "lang": "Serbo-Croatian",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "tags": [
            "Cyrillic"
          ],
          "word": "ре́дак"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "sh",
          "lang": "Serbo-Croatian",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "tags": [
            "Cyrillic"
          ],
          "word": "рије́дак"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "sh",
          "lang": "Serbo-Croatian",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "tags": [
            "Roman"
          ],
          "word": "rédak"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "sh",
          "lang": "Serbo-Croatian",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "tags": [
            "Roman"
          ],
          "word": "rijédak"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "scn",
          "lang": "Sicilian",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "raru"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "sk",
          "lang": "Slovak",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "riedky"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "sl",
          "lang": "Slovene",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "rédek"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "dsb",
          "lang": "Lower Sorbian",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "rědki"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "es",
          "lang": "Spanish",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "escaso"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "es",
          "lang": "Spanish",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "raro"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "sv",
          "lang": "Swedish",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "sällsynt"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "sv",
          "lang": "Swedish",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "ovanlig"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "tl",
          "lang": "Tagalog",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "bihira"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "te",
          "lang": "Telugu",
          "roman": "arudu",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "అరుదు"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "te",
          "lang": "Telugu",
          "roman": "durlabhamu",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "దుర్లభము"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "tr",
          "lang": "Turkish",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "nadir"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "tr",
          "lang": "Turkish",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "ender"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "tr",
          "lang": "Turkish",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "nadide"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "uk",
          "lang": "Ukrainian",
          "roman": "ridkýj",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "рідки́й"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "uk",
          "lang": "Ukrainian",
          "roman": "rídkisnyj",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "рі́дкісний"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "vec",
          "lang": "Venetian",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "raro"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "vi",
          "lang": "Vietnamese",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "hiếm"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "cy",
          "lang": "Welsh",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "prin"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "100 0 0",
          "code": "zza",
          "lang": "Zazaki",
          "sense": "very uncommon",
          "word": "nadir"
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "glosses": [
        "Thin; of low density."
      ],
      "id": "en-rare-en-adj-Kt2B8mKH",
      "links": [
        [
          "Thin",
          "thin"
        ],
        [
          "density",
          "density"
        ]
      ],
      "raw_glosses": [
        "(of a gas) Thin; of low density."
      ],
      "tags": [
        "of a gas"
      ],
      "translations": [
        {
          "_dis1": "9 89 3",
          "code": "bg",
          "lang": "Bulgarian",
          "roman": "rjadǎk",
          "sense": "thin density gas",
          "word": "рядък"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "9 89 3",
          "code": "bg",
          "lang": "Bulgarian",
          "roman": "razreden",
          "sense": "thin density gas",
          "word": "разреден"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "9 89 3",
          "code": "ca",
          "lang": "Catalan",
          "sense": "thin density gas",
          "word": "rar"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "9 89 3",
          "code": "fi",
          "lang": "Finnish",
          "sense": "thin density gas",
          "word": "harva"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "9 89 3",
          "code": "de",
          "lang": "German",
          "sense": "thin density gas",
          "word": "verdünnt"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "9 89 3",
          "code": "ko",
          "lang": "Korean",
          "roman": "huibakhada",
          "sense": "thin density gas",
          "word": "희박(稀薄)하다"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "9 89 3",
          "code": "pt",
          "lang": "Portuguese",
          "sense": "thin density gas",
          "word": "rarefeito"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "9 89 3",
          "code": "ro",
          "lang": "Romanian",
          "sense": "thin density gas",
          "word": "rarefiat"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "9 89 3",
          "code": "ru",
          "lang": "Russian",
          "roman": "razrežónnyj",
          "sense": "thin density gas",
          "tags": [
            "masculine"
          ],
          "word": "разрежённый"
        }
      ]
    },
    {
      "categories": [
        {
          "kind": "other",
          "name": "British English",
          "parents": [],
          "source": "w"
        },
        {
          "_dis": "7 8 85",
          "kind": "other",
          "name": "English entries with incorrect language header",
          "parents": [
            "Entries with incorrect language header",
            "Entry maintenance"
          ],
          "source": "w+disamb"
        }
      ],
      "examples": [
        {
          "ref": "1981, Chris Difford (lyrics), Glenn Tilbrook (vocal), \"Vanity Fair\" (song)",
          "text": "Sees her reflection in a butcher shop.\nShe finds it all quite rare\nThat her meat's all vanity fair."
        }
      ],
      "glosses": [
        "Good; enjoyable."
      ],
      "id": "en-rare-en-adj-ITd12ssw",
      "links": [
        [
          "enjoyable",
          "enjoyable"
        ]
      ],
      "raw_glosses": [
        "(UK, slang) Good; enjoyable."
      ],
      "tags": [
        "UK",
        "slang"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "sounds": [
    {
      "ipa": "/ɹɛə(ɹ)/",
      "tags": [
        "Received-Pronunciation"
      ]
    },
    {
      "ipa": "[ɹɜɹ]",
      "tags": [
        "Irish"
      ]
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      "word": "in short supply"
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    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "rare"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "raresome"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "scant"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "scarce"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "selcouth"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "tags": [
        "archaic"
      ],
      "word": "seld"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "tags": [
        "archaic"
      ],
      "word": "seldom"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "tags": [
        "UK",
        "dialectal"
      ],
      "word": "selly"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "superrare"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "uncommon"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "unfrequent"
    }
  ],
  "translations": [
    {
      "code": "sq",
      "lang": "Albanian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "rrallë"
    },
    {
      "code": "ar",
      "lang": "Arabic",
      "roman": "nādir",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "نَادِر"
    },
    {
      "code": "arz",
      "lang": "Arabic",
      "roman": "nādir",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "tags": [
        "Egyptian-Arabic"
      ],
      "word": "نادر"
    },
    {
      "code": "ajp",
      "lang": "Arabic",
      "roman": "náder",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "tags": [
        "South-Levantine-Arabic"
      ],
      "word": "نادر"
    },
    {
      "code": "ast",
      "lang": "Asturian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "raru"
    },
    {
      "code": "az",
      "lang": "Azerbaijani",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "nadir"
    },
    {
      "code": "az",
      "lang": "Azerbaijani",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "seyrək"
    },
    {
      "code": "ba",
      "lang": "Bashkir",
      "roman": "hirək",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "һирәк"
    },
    {
      "code": "eu",
      "lang": "Basque",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "arraro"
    },
    {
      "code": "be",
      "lang": "Belarusian",
      "roman": "rédki",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "рэ́дкі"
    },
    {
      "code": "bg",
      "lang": "Bulgarian",
      "roman": "rjádǎk",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "ря́дък"
    },
    {
      "code": "bg",
      "lang": "Bulgarian",
      "roman": "neobiknoven",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "необикновен"
    },
    {
      "code": "ca",
      "lang": "Catalan",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "rar"
    },
    {
      "code": "cmn",
      "lang": "Chinese Mandarin",
      "roman": "xīshǎo",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "稀少"
    },
    {
      "code": "cmn",
      "lang": "Chinese Mandarin",
      "roman": "xīshū",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "稀疏"
    },
    {
      "code": "cmn",
      "lang": "Chinese Mandarin",
      "roman": "xīyǒu",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "稀有"
    },
    {
      "code": "cmn",
      "lang": "Chinese Mandarin",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "罕見"
    },
    {
      "code": "cmn",
      "lang": "Chinese Mandarin",
      "roman": "hǎnjiàn",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "罕见"
    },
    {
      "code": "cs",
      "lang": "Czech",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "tags": [
        "masculine"
      ],
      "word": "vzácný"
    },
    {
      "code": "cs",
      "lang": "Czech",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "řídký"
    },
    {
      "code": "da",
      "lang": "Danish",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "sjælden"
    },
    {
      "code": "nl",
      "lang": "Dutch",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "zeldzaam"
    },
    {
      "code": "eo",
      "lang": "Esperanto",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "malofta"
    },
    {
      "code": "eo",
      "lang": "Esperanto",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "rara"
    },
    {
      "code": "et",
      "lang": "Estonian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "haruldane"
    },
    {
      "code": "et",
      "lang": "Estonian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "erakordne"
    },
    {
      "code": "fo",
      "lang": "Faroese",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "sjáldsamur"
    },
    {
      "code": "fo",
      "lang": "Faroese",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "rárur"
    },
    {
      "code": "fi",
      "lang": "Finnish",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "harvinainen"
    },
    {
      "code": "fr",
      "lang": "French",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "rare"
    },
    {
      "code": "fr",
      "lang": "French",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "peu commun"
    },
    {
      "code": "fur",
      "lang": "Friulian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "râr"
    },
    {
      "code": "gl",
      "lang": "Galician",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "raro"
    },
    {
      "code": "de",
      "lang": "German",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "selten"
    },
    {
      "code": "de",
      "lang": "German",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "rar"
    },
    {
      "code": "el",
      "lang": "Greek",
      "roman": "spánios",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "σπάνιος"
    },
    {
      "code": "grc",
      "lang": "Ancient Greek",
      "roman": "spánios",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "σπάνιος"
    },
    {
      "code": "he",
      "lang": "Hebrew",
      "roman": "nadir",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "נדיר"
    },
    {
      "code": "hi",
      "lang": "Hindi",
      "roman": "durlabh",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "दुर्लभ"
    },
    {
      "code": "hi",
      "lang": "Hindi",
      "roman": "nāyāb",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "नायाब"
    },
    {
      "code": "hi",
      "lang": "Hindi",
      "roman": "nādir",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "नादिर"
    },
    {
      "code": "hi",
      "lang": "Hindi",
      "roman": "kamyāb",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "कमयाब"
    },
    {
      "code": "hi",
      "lang": "Hindi",
      "roman": "aprāpya",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "अप्राप्य"
    },
    {
      "code": "hu",
      "lang": "Hungarian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "ritka"
    },
    {
      "code": "io",
      "lang": "Ido",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "rara"
    },
    {
      "code": "id",
      "lang": "Indonesian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "jarang"
    },
    {
      "code": "id",
      "lang": "Indonesian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "langka"
    },
    {
      "code": "izh",
      "lang": "Ingrian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "harva"
    },
    {
      "code": "ga",
      "lang": "Irish",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "annamh"
    },
    {
      "code": "it",
      "lang": "Italian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "raro"
    },
    {
      "code": "ja",
      "lang": "Japanese",
      "roman": "mezurashii",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "珍しい"
    },
    {
      "code": "ja",
      "english": "mare na",
      "lang": "Japanese",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "稀な"
    },
    {
      "code": "ko",
      "lang": "Korean",
      "roman": "deumulda",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "드물다"
    },
    {
      "code": "ko",
      "lang": "Korean",
      "roman": "huigwihada",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "희귀(稀貴)하다"
    },
    {
      "code": "ckb",
      "lang": "Central Kurdish",
      "roman": "nayab",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "نایاب"
    },
    {
      "code": "la",
      "lang": "Latin",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "tags": [
        "masculine"
      ],
      "word": "rārus"
    },
    {
      "code": "lv",
      "lang": "Latvian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "rets"
    },
    {
      "code": "lt",
      "lang": "Lithuanian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "tags": [
        "masculine"
      ],
      "word": "retas"
    },
    {
      "code": "mk",
      "lang": "Macedonian",
      "roman": "redok",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "редок"
    },
    {
      "code": "ms",
      "lang": "Malay",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "jarang"
    },
    {
      "code": "ms",
      "lang": "Malay",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "nadir"
    },
    {
      "code": "mi",
      "lang": "Maori",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "onge"
    },
    {
      "code": "mi",
      "lang": "Maori",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "ongeonge"
    },
    {
      "code": "mi",
      "lang": "Maori",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "mokomokorea"
    },
    {
      "code": "mi",
      "lang": "Maori",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "mokorea"
    },
    {
      "code": "mi",
      "lang": "Maori",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "mōmōhanga"
    },
    {
      "code": "nv",
      "lang": "Navajo",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "bídin hóyééʼ"
    },
    {
      "code": "nrf",
      "lang": "Norman",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "tags": [
        "Jersey"
      ],
      "word": "rare"
    },
    {
      "code": "no",
      "lang": "Norwegian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "skjelden"
    },
    {
      "code": "oc",
      "lang": "Occitan",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "requist"
    },
    {
      "code": "oc",
      "lang": "Occitan",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "rar"
    },
    {
      "code": "oc",
      "lang": "Occitan",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "rare"
    },
    {
      "code": "oc",
      "lang": "Occitan",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "escàs"
    },
    {
      "code": "oc",
      "lang": "Occitan",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "arrarit"
    },
    {
      "code": "cu",
      "lang": "Church Slavic",
      "roman": "rědŭkŭ",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "tags": [
        "Cyrillic"
      ],
      "word": "рѣдъкъ"
    },
    {
      "code": "ang",
      "lang": "Old English",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "selden"
    },
    {
      "code": "ang",
      "lang": "Old English",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "seldlic"
    },
    {
      "code": "fa",
      "lang": "Persian",
      "roman": "kamyâb",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "کمیاب"
    },
    {
      "code": "fa",
      "lang": "Persian",
      "roman": "nâyâb",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "نایاب"
    },
    {
      "code": "fa",
      "lang": "Persian",
      "roman": "šâzz",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "شاذ"
    },
    {
      "code": "pl",
      "lang": "Polish",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "rzadki"
    },
    {
      "code": "pt",
      "lang": "Portuguese",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "raro"
    },
    {
      "code": "ro",
      "lang": "Romanian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "rar"
    },
    {
      "code": "rm",
      "lang": "Romansch",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "rar"
    },
    {
      "code": "rm",
      "lang": "Romansch",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "rer"
    },
    {
      "code": "ru",
      "lang": "Russian",
      "roman": "rédkij",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "ре́дкий"
    },
    {
      "code": "sa",
      "lang": "Sanskrit",
      "roman": "virala",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "विरल"
    },
    {
      "code": "sa",
      "lang": "Sanskrit",
      "roman": "durlabha",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "दुर्लभ"
    },
    {
      "code": "sc",
      "lang": "Sardinian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "raru"
    },
    {
      "code": "gd",
      "lang": "Scottish Gaelic",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "gann"
    },
    {
      "code": "gd",
      "lang": "Scottish Gaelic",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "ainneamh"
    },
    {
      "code": "sh",
      "lang": "Serbo-Croatian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "tags": [
        "Cyrillic"
      ],
      "word": "ре́дак"
    },
    {
      "code": "sh",
      "lang": "Serbo-Croatian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "tags": [
        "Cyrillic"
      ],
      "word": "рије́дак"
    },
    {
      "code": "sh",
      "lang": "Serbo-Croatian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "tags": [
        "Roman"
      ],
      "word": "rédak"
    },
    {
      "code": "sh",
      "lang": "Serbo-Croatian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "tags": [
        "Roman"
      ],
      "word": "rijédak"
    },
    {
      "code": "scn",
      "lang": "Sicilian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "raru"
    },
    {
      "code": "sk",
      "lang": "Slovak",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "riedky"
    },
    {
      "code": "sl",
      "lang": "Slovene",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "rédek"
    },
    {
      "code": "dsb",
      "lang": "Lower Sorbian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "rědki"
    },
    {
      "code": "es",
      "lang": "Spanish",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "escaso"
    },
    {
      "code": "es",
      "lang": "Spanish",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "raro"
    },
    {
      "code": "sv",
      "lang": "Swedish",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "sällsynt"
    },
    {
      "code": "sv",
      "lang": "Swedish",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "ovanlig"
    },
    {
      "code": "tl",
      "lang": "Tagalog",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "bihira"
    },
    {
      "code": "te",
      "lang": "Telugu",
      "roman": "arudu",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "అరుదు"
    },
    {
      "code": "te",
      "lang": "Telugu",
      "roman": "durlabhamu",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "దుర్లభము"
    },
    {
      "code": "tr",
      "lang": "Turkish",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "nadir"
    },
    {
      "code": "tr",
      "lang": "Turkish",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "ender"
    },
    {
      "code": "tr",
      "lang": "Turkish",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "nadide"
    },
    {
      "code": "uk",
      "lang": "Ukrainian",
      "roman": "ridkýj",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "рідки́й"
    },
    {
      "code": "uk",
      "lang": "Ukrainian",
      "roman": "rídkisnyj",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "рі́дкісний"
    },
    {
      "code": "vec",
      "lang": "Venetian",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "raro"
    },
    {
      "code": "vi",
      "lang": "Vietnamese",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "hiếm"
    },
    {
      "code": "cy",
      "lang": "Welsh",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "prin"
    },
    {
      "code": "zza",
      "lang": "Zazaki",
      "sense": "very uncommon",
      "word": "nadir"
    },
    {
      "code": "bg",
      "lang": "Bulgarian",
      "roman": "rjadǎk",
      "sense": "thin density gas",
      "word": "рядък"
    },
    {
      "code": "bg",
      "lang": "Bulgarian",
      "roman": "razreden",
      "sense": "thin density gas",
      "word": "разреден"
    },
    {
      "code": "ca",
      "lang": "Catalan",
      "sense": "thin density gas",
      "word": "rar"
    },
    {
      "code": "fi",
      "lang": "Finnish",
      "sense": "thin density gas",
      "word": "harva"
    },
    {
      "code": "de",
      "lang": "German",
      "sense": "thin density gas",
      "word": "verdünnt"
    },
    {
      "code": "ko",
      "lang": "Korean",
      "roman": "huibakhada",
      "sense": "thin density gas",
      "word": "희박(稀薄)하다"
    },
    {
      "code": "pt",
      "lang": "Portuguese",
      "sense": "thin density gas",
      "word": "rarefeito"
    },
    {
      "code": "ro",
      "lang": "Romanian",
      "sense": "thin density gas",
      "word": "rarefiat"
    },
    {
      "code": "ru",
      "lang": "Russian",
      "roman": "razrežónnyj",
      "sense": "thin density gas",
      "tags": [
        "masculine"
      ],
      "word": "разрежённый"
    }
  ],
  "word": "rare"
}

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  "categories": [
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    "English 2-syllable words",
    "English adjectives",
    "English countable nouns",
    "English lemmas",
    "English nouns",
    "English terms derived from Latin",
    "English terms derived from Middle English",
    "English terms derived from Old French",
    "English terms derived from Proto-Indo-European",
    "English terms inherited from Middle English",
    "English terms with IPA pronunciation",
    "English terms with audio links",
    "Rhymes:English/ɛə(ɹ)",
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        "3": "rare"
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      "expansion": "Middle English rare",
      "name": "inh"
    },
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      "args": {
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      "name": "der"
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      "args": {
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      },
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      "name": "m"
    },
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      "args": {
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        "2": "la",
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      "name": "der"
    },
    {
      "args": {
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        "3": "*h₁reh₁-",
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      "name": "der"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "enm",
        "2": "gesen",
        "t": "rare, scarce"
      },
      "expansion": "Middle English gesen (“rare, scarce”)",
      "name": "cog"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "ang",
        "2": "gǣsne"
      },
      "expansion": "Old English gǣsne",
      "name": "cog"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "enm",
        "2": "seld",
        "t": "rare, uncommon"
      },
      "expansion": "Middle English seld (“rare, uncommon”)",
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    },
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      "args": {
        "1": "ang",
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      "name": "cog"
    },
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      "expansion": "Middle English seldscene (“rare, rarely seen, infrequent”)",
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    },
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      "args": {
        "1": "ang",
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        "(gaming) A scarce or uncommon item."
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      "ipa": "/ɹɛɚ/",
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    "English terms derived from Middle English",
    "English terms derived from Old English",
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    "English terms derived from Proto-Indo-European",
    "English terms inherited from Middle English",
    "English terms inherited from Old English",
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      "word": "medium rare"
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    {
      "word": "Pittsburgh rare"
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      "word": "rare-ripe"
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      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
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      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
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      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
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      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
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      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
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      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
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      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
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      "code": "be",
      "lang": "Belarusian",
      "roman": "njeprasmažany",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "непрасмажаны"
    },
    {
      "code": "be",
      "lang": "Belarusian",
      "roman": "z kryvjój",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "з крывёй"
    },
    {
      "code": "be",
      "lang": "Belarusian",
      "roman": "z króŭju",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "з кроўю"
    },
    {
      "code": "bg",
      "lang": "Bulgarian",
      "roman": "nedovaren",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "недоварен"
    },
    {
      "code": "bg",
      "lang": "Bulgarian",
      "roman": "nedopečen",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "недопечен"
    },
    {
      "code": "ca",
      "lang": "Catalan",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "cru"
    },
    {
      "code": "cmn",
      "lang": "Chinese Mandarin",
      "roman": "yīfēnshú",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "一分熟"
    },
    {
      "code": "cs",
      "lang": "Czech",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "krvavý"
    },
    {
      "code": "da",
      "lang": "Danish",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "rød"
    },
    {
      "code": "nl",
      "lang": "Dutch",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "halfrauw"
    },
    {
      "code": "nl",
      "lang": "Dutch",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "saignant"
    },
    {
      "code": "fi",
      "lang": "Finnish",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "verinen"
    },
    {
      "code": "fi",
      "lang": "Finnish",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "raaka"
    },
    {
      "code": "fr",
      "lang": "French",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "saignant"
    },
    {
      "code": "de",
      "lang": "German",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "blutig"
    },
    {
      "code": "de",
      "lang": "German",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "englisch"
    },
    {
      "code": "he",
      "lang": "Hebrew",
      "roman": "ná",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "tags": [
        "masculine"
      ],
      "word": "נא"
    },
    {
      "code": "he",
      "english": "unused",
      "lang": "Hebrew",
      "roman": "nimrásh",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "tags": [
        "masculine"
      ],
      "word": "נִמְרָשׁ"
    },
    {
      "code": "hu",
      "lang": "Hungarian",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "véres"
    },
    {
      "code": "it",
      "lang": "Italian",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "al sangue"
    },
    {
      "code": "ja",
      "lang": "Japanese",
      "roman": "rea",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "レア"
    },
    {
      "code": "lb",
      "lang": "Luxembourgish",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "bluddeg"
    },
    {
      "code": "mi",
      "lang": "Maori",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "tūāmata"
    },
    {
      "code": "nv",
      "lang": "Navajo",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "tʼóó shichʼilígo"
    },
    {
      "code": "pl",
      "lang": "Polish",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "krwisty"
    },
    {
      "code": "pt",
      "lang": "Portuguese",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "mal passado"
    },
    {
      "code": "ro",
      "lang": "Romanian",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "în sânge"
    },
    {
      "code": "ru",
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      "roman": "neprožárennyj",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "непрожа́ренный"
    },
    {
      "code": "ru",
      "lang": "Russian",
      "roman": "s króvʹju",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "с кро́вью"
    },
    {
      "code": "ru",
      "lang": "Russian",
      "roman": "krovávyj",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "крова́вый"
    },
    {
      "code": "ru",
      "lang": "Russian",
      "roman": "krovjanístyj",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "кровяни́стый"
    },
    {
      "code": "es",
      "lang": "Spanish",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "crudo"
    },
    {
      "code": "es",
      "lang": "Spanish",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "poco hecho"
    },
    {
      "code": "sv",
      "lang": "Swedish",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "blodig"
    },
    {
      "code": "yi",
      "lang": "Yiddish",
      "roman": "nisht-derbrotn",
      "sense": "cooked very lightly",
      "word": "נישט־דערבראָטן"
    }
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}

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    "English lemmas",
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        "present",
        "singular",
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        "present"
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        "American English",
        "English intransitive verbs",
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        "Quotation templates to be cleaned"
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          "ref": "2006, Thomas Pynchon, Against the Day, Vintage, published 2007, page 328",
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        "US",
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        "English terms with quotations",
        "English transitive verbs"
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        {
          "ref": "2013, Janet Peery, What the Thunder Said: A Novella and Stories",
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        "(US, transitive) To rear, bring up, raise."
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      "ipa": "[ɹɜɹ]",
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        "General-American"
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        "General-American"
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  ],
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}

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  "antonyms": [
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      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "common"
    }
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    "English 2-syllable words",
    "English adjectives",
    "English lemmas",
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    "English terms with audio links",
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  ],
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        "2": "rather"
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      "name": "m"
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        "2": "rath"
      },
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      "name": "m"
    }
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  "etymology_text": "Compare rather, rath.",
  "forms": [
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      "form": "more rare",
      "tags": [
        "comparative"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "most rare",
      "tags": [
        "superlative"
      ]
    }
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  "lang_code": "en",
  "pos": "adj",
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    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "tags": [
        "noun"
      ],
      "word": "rareness"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "tags": [
        "noun"
      ],
      "word": "rarity"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "For the adverb (e.g. rarely) see occasionally"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "strange"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "unique"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "frequency"
    }
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        "English terms with obsolete senses"
      ],
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        "Early."
      ],
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        [
          "Early",
          "early"
        ]
      ],
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        "(obsolete) Early."
      ],
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        "obsolete"
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      "ipa": "/ɹɛə(ɹ)/",
      "tags": [
        "Received-Pronunciation"
      ]
    },
    {
      "ipa": "[ɹɜɹ]",
      "tags": [
        "Irish"
      ]
    },
    {
      "ipa": "/ɹɛɚ/",
      "tags": [
        "Canada",
        "General-American"
      ]
    },
    {
      "ipa": "/ɹɛɹ/",
      "tags": [
        "Canada",
        "General-American"
      ]
    },
    {
      "rhymes": "-ɛə(ɹ)"
    },
    {
      "audio": "en-us-rare.ogg",
      "mp3_url": "https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/transcoded/2/2a/En-us-rare.ogg/En-us-rare.ogg.mp3",
      "ogg_url": "https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/2/2a/En-us-rare.ogg",
      "tags": [
        "US"
      ],
      "text": "Audio (US)"
    },
    {
      "audio": "En-CA Rare.ogg",
      "mp3_url": "https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/transcoded/7/74/En-CA_Rare.ogg/En-CA_Rare.ogg.mp3",
      "ogg_url": "https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/7/74/En-CA_Rare.ogg",
      "tags": [
        "Canada"
      ],
      "text": "Audio (CA)"
    }
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    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "dearthy"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "tags": [
        "idiomatic"
      ],
      "word": "few and far between"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "tags": [
        "dialectal",
        "rare"
      ],
      "word": "geason"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "infrequent"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "in short supply"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "rare"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "raresome"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "scant"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "scarce"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "selcouth"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "tags": [
        "archaic"
      ],
      "word": "seld"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "tags": [
        "archaic"
      ],
      "word": "seldom"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "tags": [
        "UK",
        "dialectal"
      ],
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    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "superrare"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "uncommon"
    },
    {
      "source": "Thesaurus:rare",
      "word": "unfrequent"
    }
  ],
  "word": "rare"
}

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