What does the word hare mean?

Usage examples for hare

  1. You sent me a hare- I'll pay you for that." – Growth of the Soil by Knut Hamsun
  2. Selecting as shut in a spot as he could find, he built a fire, being careful to avoid unnecessary smoke, and cooked the hare- his matches had been soaked in the river, but he was far too experienced to be without flint and steel. – The Triumph of Hilary Blachland by Bertram Mitford
  3. If the hare be old, it is useless to attempt to carve it entirely at table, the joints become so stubborn with age; and it is then usual to cut long slices on each side of the back- bone. – Routledge's Manual of Etiquette by George Routledge