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definition of the word mere

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Rank of this word in the English language, from analyzing texts from Project Gutenberg.
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Etymology 4

Old English mere, from Proto-Germanic *mariz, from Proto-Indo-European *mori. Cognate with Dutch meer, German Meer, Norwegian mar; and (from Indo-European) with Latin mare, Breton mor, Russian море.

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Singular
mere

Plural
meres

mere (plural meres)

  1. (obsolete) The sea.
  2. (dialectal or literary) A pool or lake; a marsh.

Old English mǣre.

Singular
mere

Plural
meres

mere (plural meres)

  1. A boundary; a boundary-marker.

Anglo-Norman meer, from Old French mier, from Latin merus.

mere (not comparable)

Positive
mere

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. Just, only; the smallest amount; having no greater importance or extent.
    I saved a mere 10 pounds this week.

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