verb (used without object), fared, far·ing.
Words nearby fare
Origin of fare
OTHER WORDS FROM farefar·er, noun
Examples from the Web for fared
Jackson fared better as an instructor of artillery, a subject he was far better at explaining.
The others have not fared as well in this theater of the absurd.A Navy Lawyer Cries Foul on Gitmo’s Kafkaesque Legal System|Eleanor Clift|September 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Its allies have fared little better, and even with them accounted for, a Congress-led alliance barely limps to 60 seats.
His father escaped, but apparently one of the Moonrise Kingdom parents had not fared so well.Meet Tony Revolori, the Scene-Stealing Kid in ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel’|Nico Hines|March 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Anybody who genuinely cares for Zackary can only take heart that he has fared remarkably well.
I was driven to take refuge in a miserable little place, where I fared as ill as possible.Sketches in Canada, and rambles among the red men|Anna Brownell Jameson
The other ships had fared as badly, and had been riddled with shell.Under the Star-Spangled Banner|F. S. Brereton
It would have fared so with all early history except for the Bible.Short Studies on Great Subjects|James Anthony Froude
Were you boys advised as to how each of you fared in the course of your studies?Warren Commission (8 of 26): Hearings Vol. VIII (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
It is quite enough to know that young Peal was sent to the wine vaults, and he might have fared a good deal worse.In Midsummer Days and Other Tales|August Strindberg