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baresark

[ bair-sahrk ]
/ ˈbɛər sɑrk /
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noun
Scandinavian Legend. a berserker.
adverb
without armor.
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Origin of baresark

1830–40; variant of berserk, as if bare1 + sark
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British Dictionary definitions for baresark

baresark
/ (ˈbɛəˌsɑːk) /

noun
another word for berserk (def. 2)

Word Origin for baresark

C19: literally: bare shirt
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