Main definitions of are in English

: are1are2

are1

Pronunciation /ɑː//ə/

  • second person singular present and first, second, third person plural present of be

Pronunciation

are

/ɑː//ə/

Main definitions of are in English

: are1are2

are2

Pronunciation /ə//ɑː/

noun

historical
  • A metric unit of measurement, equal to 100 square metres.

Origin

Late 18th century: from French, from Latin area (see area).

Pronunciation

are

/ə//ɑː/