As a verb pare
is to seem, to look, to appear.
As an adjective parev is
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
to remove the outer covering or skin of something with a cutting device, typically a knife
to reduce, diminish or trim gradually something as if by cutting off
- We pared the paired pears.
to trim the hoof of a horse
- Albert had to pare his options down by disregarding anything beyond his meager budget.
* to peel
* to skin
* paring knife
* pare away
* pare down
* pare off
In Yiddish, the attributive form of the adjective. Some speakers familiar with Yiddish use this distribution in English as well, e.g. My mom made a pareve''' casserole'' but ''This casserole is '''parev .