hare

v. t.

  1. To excite; to tease, or worry; to harry.

n.

  1. A rodent of the genus Lepus, having long hind legs, a short tail, and a divided upper lip. It is a timid animal, moves swiftly by leaps, and is remarkable for its fecundity.
  2. A small constellation situated south of and under the foot of Orion; Lepus.