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1. bar (om genstand) a room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe drowned his sorrows in whiskey at the bar.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)barroom, ginmill, saloon, taproom


Mindre specifikke termerroom


Mere specifikke termerbarrelhouse, cocktail lounge, honky-tonk, sawdust saloon, speakeasy


Omfatter disse overordnede termergin mill, pothouse, pub, public house, saloon, taphouse

2. bar (om genstand) a counter where you can obtain food or drink


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe bought a hot dog and a coke at the bar.


Mindre specifikke termercounter


Mere specifikke termerbuffet, cash bar, oyster bar, salad bar, snack bar, snack counter, soda fountain, sushi bar, wet bar, wine bar

3. bar (om genstand) a rigid piece of metal or wood; usually used as a fastening or obstruction or weapon


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThere were bars in the windows to prevent escape.


Mindre specifikke termerimplement


Mere specifikke termeranti-sway bar, belaying pin, bolt, bolt, carpenter's level, chinning bar, core, crossbar, deadbolt, drawbar, fret, grab bar, handlebar, handspike, heaver, lever, rail, rail, rails, rotor, runway, shackle, slice bar, stabilizer bar, towel bar, towel rail, track

4. bar (om kommunikation) musical notation for a repeating pattern of musical beats


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe orchestra omitted the last twelve bars of the song.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)measure


Mindre specifikke termermusical notation

5. bar (om genstand) an obstruction (usually metal) placed at the top of a goal


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt was an excellent kick but the ball hit the bar.


Mindre specifikke termerimpediment, impedimenta, obstructer, obstruction, obstructor


Omfatter disse overordnede termergoal

6. bar (om handling) the act of preventing


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThere was no bar against leaving.
Money was allocated to study the cause and prevention of influenza.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)prevention


Mindre specifikke termerhinderance, hindrance, interference


Mere specifikke termeraverting, crushing, debarment, disqualification, forestalling, interception, non-proliferation, nonproliferation, obviation, preclusion, prophylaxis, quelling, save, stifling, suppression

7. bar (om mængde el. mål) (meteorology) a unit of pressure equal to a million dynes per square centimeter


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningUnfortunately some writers have used bar for one dyne per square centimeter.


Mindre specifikke termerpressure unit


Omfatter disse specifikke termerbar absolute, barye, microbar, millibar


Overordnet emneområdemeteorology

8. bar (om ting) a submerged (or partly submerged) ridge in a river or along a shore


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe boat ran aground on a submerged bar in the river.


Mindre specifikke termerbarrier, ridge


Mere specifikke termersand bar, sandbar

9. bar (om gruppe) the body of individuals qualified to practice law in a particular jurisdiction


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe was admitted to the bar in New Jersey.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)legal community, legal profession


Mindre specifikke termerprofession


Overordnet emneområdejurisprudence, law

10. bar (om egenskab) a narrow marking of a different color or texture from the background


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA green toad with small black stripes or bars.
May the Stars and Stripes forever wave.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)streak, stripe


Mindre specifikke termermarking


Mere specifikke termerband, banding, stria, striation

11. bar (om genstand) a block of solid substance (such as soap or wax)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA bar of chocolate.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cake


Mindre specifikke termerblock


Mere specifikke termertablet

12. BAR (om genstand) 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


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Browning automatic rifle


Mindre specifikke termerautomatic, automatic rifle, machine rifle

13. bar (om genstand) a horizontal rod that serves as a support for gymnasts as they perform exercises


Mindre specifikke termersupport


Omfatter disse overordnede termerbars, high bar, horizontal bar, parallel bars

14. bar (om genstand) a heating element in an electric fire


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAn electric fire with three bars.


Mindre specifikke termerheating element


Overordnet (geografisk) regionBritain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

15. bar (om genstand) (law) a railing that encloses the part of the courtroom where the judges and lawyers sit and the case is tried


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningSpectators were not allowed past the bar.


Mindre specifikke termerrail, railing


Omfatter disse overordnede termercourt, courtroom


Overordnet emneområdejurisprudence, law


Engelsk udsagnsord: bar

1. bar (om kommunikation) prevent from entering; keep out


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe was barred from membership in the club.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)debar, exclude


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody PP.
Somebody ----s something PP


Mindre specifikke termerdisallow, forbid, interdict, nix, prohibit, proscribe, veto

2. bar (om relation) render unsuitable for passage


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningBlock the way.
Barricade the streets.
Stop the busy road.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)barricade, block, block off, block up, blockade, stop


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerblock, close up, impede, jam, obstruct, obturate, occlude


Mere specifikke termerblock off, close, close off, shut off


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningblock, obstruct

3. bar (om adfærd) expel, as if by official decree


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe was banished from his own country.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)banish, relegate


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody PP


Mindre specifikke termerexpel, kick out, throw out


Mere specifikke termerspike

4. bar (om relation) secure with, or as if with, bars


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe barred the door.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerfasten, fix, secure


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)unbar









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