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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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About Pure Barre With more than 300 studios, Pure Barre is the largest, most established barre franchise in North America.
The studio periodically hosts themed exercise events, something Newton said sets Pure Barre apart from its competitors.
ReCharge Pilates and Barre strives to make pilates and barre addictive to residents of the Triangle.
Stagestep president Randy Swartz recommends the company's Black Beauty portable barre, which has no separate parts and collapses down to 5" wide.
We've got tons of guys from low-A to Triple-A,'' Barre said.
It is fitting, in retrospect, that having come so close to transforming the act of painting into that of cameraless photography, Barre would devote time to the photographic medium: This activity, which led to one of the first exhibitions of Conceptual art in France, in May-June 1969, was followed by a period of doubt, after which, in 1972, he resumed his practice as a painter.
But Aidid left Barre in 1989 to join the Somali opposition movement and is widely credited with ousting Barre in early 1991.
Arby's is known for being unique in the fast food industry, and this is a fantastic opportunity to work with a smart, dedicated group of professionals to further build upon what sets Arby's apart - great tasting food," said Barre.
Jaime Wall, Managing Director at WJ Partners, said, "We are proud of the remarkable progress of Pure Barre and its rapid growth from 100 studios to over 300 since our investment in 2012.
Barre fitness is an athletic fusion of elements from dance, Pilates, yoga and weights.
Cardio Barre combines stretching, strength training and heart-pumping leg lifts in a one-hour session that uses a ballet barre for balance.
General Barre felt betrayed, as the two nations had been at war over their claims to the Ogaden region, and he switched his allegiance to America.
But in 1977, the Soviets dumped Barre when he brashly invaded neighboring Ethiopia, another of their client states.
Green Mountain Power (NYSE: GMP) today announced that it is providing $15,000 in matching funds to the City of Barre to study the feasibility of generating electricity from so-called micro-hydro sources, including at the municipal water system.
North America's leading barre concept positioned for further expansion