Pronunciation: (mēr),[key] —adj.,superl.mer•est. 1. being nothing more nor better than: a mere pittance; He is still a mere child. 2. Obs. a. pure and unmixed, as wine, a people, or a language.
b. fully as much as what is specified; completely fulfilled or developed; absolute.
Pronunciation: (mēr),[key] —n. 1. Chiefly Brit. Dial.a lake or pond.
2. Obs.any body of sea water.
Pronunciation: (mēr),[key] —n.Brit. Dial. a boundary or boundary marker. Also,mear.