Fare en

Fare meaning

A fare is the fee paid by a passenger for use of a public transport system: rail, bus, taxi, etc. In the case of air transport, the term airfare is often used. Fare structure is the system set up to determine how much is to be paid by various passengers using a transit vehicle at any given time. A linked trip is a trip from the origin to the destination on the transit system.


  1. (v.) The person or persons conveyed in a vehicle; as, a full fare of passengers.
  2. (v.) The catch of fish on a fishing vessel.
  3. (v.) A journey; a passage.
  4. (noun) To go; to pass; to journey; to travel.
  5. (noun) To be in any state, or pass through any experience, good or bad; to be attended with any circummstances or train of events, fortunate or unfortunate; as, he fared well, or ill.
  6. (noun) To be treated or entertained at table, or with bodily or social comforts; to live.
  7. (v.) Condition or state of things; fortune; hap; cheer.
  8. (noun) To behave; to conduct one's self.
  9. (noun) To happen well, or ill; -- used impersonally; as, we shall see how it will fare with him.
  10. (v.) Ado; bustle; business.
  11. (v.) Food; provisions for the table; entertainment; as, coarse fare; delicious fare.
  12. (v.) The price of passage or going; the sum paid or due for conveying a person by land or water; as, the fare for crossing a river; the fare in a coach or by railway.
Word: fare
Pronunciation of fare: 'far, 'fer
Function of fare: intransitive verb
Other forms of fare: fared; far·ing
Origin of fare: Middle English faren, from Old English faran; akin to Old High German faran to go, Latin portare to carry, Greek peran to pass through, poros passage, journey
2 : GET ALONG, SUCCEED <how did you fare on your exam?>

Synonyms of fare

Come, Do, Menu, Transportation,