Bar Meaning

There are 19 meaning(s) for word Bar

Meaning 1 : a portable .30 caliber automatic rifle operated by gas pressure and fed by cartridges from a magazine; used by United States troops in World War I and in World War II and in the Korean War

    Synonyms : browning automatic rifle
Meaning 2 : the body of individuals qualified to practice law in a particular jurisdiction

    Example : he was admitted to the bar in New Jersey

    Synonyms : legal community,  legal profession
Meaning 3 : prevent from entering; keep out

    Example : He was barred from membership in the club

    Synonyms : debar,  exclude
Meaning 4 : render unsuitable for passage

    Example : barricade the streets

    Synonyms : barricade,  block,  block off,  block up,  blockade,  stop
Meaning 5 : the act of preventing

    Example : there was no bar against leaving

    Synonyms : prevention
Meaning 6 : a block of solid substance (such as soap or wax)

    Example : a bar of chocolate

    Synonyms : cake
Meaning 7 : expel, as if by official decree

    Synonyms : banish,  relegate
Meaning 8 : musical notation for a repeating pattern of musical beats

    Example : the orchestra omitted the last twelve bars of the song

    Synonyms : measure
Meaning 9 : a narrow marking of a different color or texture from the background

    Example : a green toad with small black stripes or bars

    Synonyms : streak,  stripe
Meaning 10 : a room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter

    Example : he drowned his sorrows in whiskey at the bar

    Synonyms : barroom,  ginmill,  saloon,  taproom
Meaning 11 : a counter where you can obtain food or drink

    Example : he bought a hot dog and a coke at the bar

Meaning 12 : a heating element in an electric fire

    Example : an electric fire with three bars

Meaning 13 : a horizontal rod that serves as a support for gymnasts as they perform exercises

Meaning 14 : an obstruction (usually metal) placed at the top of a goal

    Example : it was an excellent kick but the ball hit the bar

Meaning 15 : a rigid piece of metal or wood; usually used as a fastening or obstruction or weapon

    Example : there were bars in the windows to prevent escape

Meaning 16 : a submerged (or partly submerged) ridge in a river or along a shore

    Example : the boat ran aground on a submerged bar in the river

Meaning 17 : (law) a railing that encloses the part of the courtroom where the judges and lawyers sit and the case is tried

    Example : spectators were not allowed past the bar

Meaning 18 : (meteorology) a unit of pressure equal to a million dynes per square centimeter

    Example : unfortunately some writers have used bar for one dyne per square centimeter

Meaning 19 : secure with, or as if with, bars

    Example : He barred the door

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How to Pronounce Bar

  • bɑr