Information about English word BAR
Definitions of BAR
- A solid, more or less rigid object of metal or wood with a uniform cross-section smaller than its length.
- A solid metal object with uniform (round, square, hexagonal, octagonal or rectangular) cross-section; in the US its smallest dimension is inch or greater, a piece of thinner material being called a strip.
- A cuboid piece of any solid commodity.
- A broad shaft, or band, or stripe.
- A long, narrow drawn or printed rectangle, cuboid or cylinder, especially as used in a bar code or a bar chart.
- Any of various lines used as punctuation or diacritics, such as the pipe ⟨⟩, fraction bar (as in <span style="display:inline-block; vertical-align:-0.5em; font-size:85%; text-align:center;"><span style="display:block; line-height:1em; margin:0 0.1em;">1</span><span style="display:block; line-height:1em; margin:0 0.1em; border-top:1px solid;">2</span></span>), and strikethrough (as in Ⱥ), formerly including oblique marks such as the slash.
- The sign indicating that the characteristic of a logarithm is negative, conventionally placed above the digit(s) to show that it applies to the characteristic only and not to the mantissa.
- A similar sign indicating that the charge on a particle is negative (and that consequently the particle is in fact an antiparticle).
- A business licensed to sell alcoholic drinks for consumption on the premises, or the premises themselves; public house.
- The counter of such premises, sometimes called a wet bar.
- A counter, or simply a cabinet, from which alcoholic drinks are served in a private house or a hotel room.
- Premises or a counter serving any type of beverage.
- An establishment where alcohol and sometimes other refreshments are served.
- An informal establishment selling food to be consumed on the premises.
- An establishment offering cosmetic services.
- An official order or pronouncement that prohibits some activity.
- Anything that obstructs, hinders, or prevents; an obstruction; a barrier.
- A metasyntactic variable representing an unspecified entity, often the second in a series, following .
- A dividing line (physical or notional) in the chamber of a legislature beyond which only members and officials may pass.
- The railing surrounding the part of a courtroom in which the judges, lawyers, defendants and witnesses stay
- "the Bar" or "the bar" The bar exam, the legal licensing exam.
- Collectively, lawyers or the legal profession; specifically applied to barristers in some countries but including all lawyers in others.
- One of an array of bar-shaped symbols that display the level of something, such as wireless signal strength or battery life remaining.
- A vertical line across a musical staff dividing written music into sections, typically of equal durational value.
- One of those musical sections.
- A horizontal pole that must be crossed in high jump and pole vault
- Any level of achievement regarded as a challenge to be overcome.
- The crossbar.
- The central divider between the inner and outer table of a backgammon board, where stones are placed if they are hit.
- An addition to a military medal, on account of a subsequent act
- A linear shoaling landform feature within a body of water.
- A ridge or succession of ridges of sand or other substance, especially a formation extending across the mouth of a river or harbor or off a beach, and which may obstruct navigation. (FM 55-501).
- One of the ordinaries in heraldry; a fess.
- A city gate, in some British place names.
- A drilling or tamping rod.
- A vein or dike crossing a lode.
- A gatehouse of a castle or fortified town.
- The part of the crust of a horse's hoof which is bent inwards towards the frog at the heel on each side, and extends into the centre of the sole.
- The space between the tusks and grinders in the upper jaw of a horse, in which the bit is placed.
- To obstruct the passage of (someone or something).
- To prohibit.
- To lock or bolt with a bar.
- To imprint or paint with bars, to stripe.
- A non-SI unit of pressure equal to 100,000 pascals, approximately equal to atmospheric pressure at sea level.
Synonyms for BAR
Number of letters