What does the word bare mean?

Usage examples for bare

  1. It is nothing but a bare rock, with a few dwelling- houses inside of big lines of fortifications. – The Story of Malta by Maturin M. Ballou
  2. " Press close, bare- bosom'd night! – Birds and Poets by John Burroughs
  3. He was utterly bare to his sin. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith