bare adj.

1 not covered by clothing

VERBS be He was standing there, completely bare!

ADV. completely

2 not containing/covered by anything

VERBS be, look | remain | leave sth You shouldn't have left the wires bare. | lay sth, strip sth The earth had been laid bare. The walls have been stripped bare.

ADV. very | completely, quite The room was completely bare. | almost, rather | strangely The room looked strangely bare without the furniture.

PREP. of The house was almost bare of furniture.