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Synonyms for bar

Synonyms for bar

a relatively long, straight, rigid piece of metal or other solid material

a judicial assembly

to shut in with or as if with bars

to stop or prevent passage of

to keep from being admitted, included, or considered

Synonyms for bar

a room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter

musical notation for a repeating pattern of musical beats

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

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

a submerged (or partly submerged) ridge in a river or along a shore

the body of individuals qualified to practice law in a particular jurisdiction

a narrow marking of a different color or texture from the background

a block of solid substance (such as soap or wax)

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a portable .30 caliber automatic rifle operated by gas pressure and fed by cartridges from a magazine

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

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

prevent from entering

expel, as if by official decree

secure with, or as if with, bars

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References in classic literature ?
Three days later he walked without assistance to the body of Bar Comas which, by custom, had not been moved from where it fell, and placing his foot upon the neck of his erstwhile ruler he assumed the title of Jeddak of Warhoon.
Men danced about outside, thrusting in with iron bars and trying to separate them.
With a second fling he was against the cage bars, with a single slash of paw ripping down the forearm of the man who had poked him.
When I comes from behind dis bar, I t'rows yehs bote inteh deh street.
He came through a passage at the end of the bar and swelled down upon the two men.
Encamped at a quarter before nine, in good time to touch his three- cornered hat to the oldest of men as they passed in to Tellson's, Jerry took up his station on this windy March morning, with young Jerry standing by him, when not engaged in making forays through the Bar, to inflict bodily and mental injuries of an acute description on passing boys who were small enough for his amiable purpose.
The Chancellor rises; the bar rises; the prisoner is brought forward in a hurry; the man from Shropshire cries, "My lord
The Chancellor is about to bow to the bar when the prisoner is presented.
He turned from the bar and saw the woman by the stove and the eager look of welcome she extended him.
Now observe the case of the several breeds of pigeons: they are descended from a pigeon (including two or three sub-species or geographical races) of a bluish colour, with certain bars and other marks; and when any breed assumes by simple variation a bluish tint, these bars and other marks invariably reappear; but without any other change of form or character.
Deigning then to turn her eyes sideways towards the suppliant, Miss Potterson beheld him knuckling his low forehead, and ducking at her with his head, as if he were asking leave to fling himself head foremost over the half-door and alight on his feet in the bar.
Van der School removed his spectacles, folded them and, replacing them once more on his nose, eyed the other bill which he held in his hand, and then said, looking at the bar over the top of his glasses; I shall rest the prosecution here, if the court please.
There was an angry altercation, and the owner of the bar stepped forward and ordered Tough Bill to go.
You see, I'm small enough to get through the bars of that window; and I was afraid they would put me in a cage instead.
The Yellow Room has but one barred window--the bars of which have not been moved--and only one door, which had to be broken open--and the assassin was not found