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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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