Definition of "fare" []

  • To get along: How are you faring with your project? (verb-intransitive)
  • To go or happen: How does it fare with you? (verb-intransitive)
  • To travel; go. (verb-intransitive)
  • To dine; eat. (verb-intransitive)
  • A transportation charge, as for a bus. (noun)
  • The sum charged or paid for conveyance in a bus, train, aeroplane, etc (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • A paying passenger, esp when carried by taxi (noun)
  • A range of food and drink; diet (noun)
  • To get on (as specified); manage (verb)
  • To turn out or happen as specified (verb)
  • To eat (verb)
  • To go or travel (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "fare" in a sentence
  • "The bus driver getting in a fight with someone over their fare is the last thing I need in my bus ride."
  • "The rest of the fare is apparently low-end clothing and goodies from the USA and some used stuff."
  • "But if she stays through Saturday night, the fare is about $250, NYT reports."