Baptized Bar-shaped

Bar

Meanings and phrases

bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter; barroom; saloon; ginmill; taproom
  2. a counter where you can obtain food or drink
  3. a rigid piece of metal or wood; usually used as a fastening or obstruction or weapon
  4. an obstruction (usually metal) placed at the top of a goal
  5. musical notation for a repeating pattern of musical beats; measure
  6. the act of preventing; prevention
  7. (meteorology) a unit of pressure equal to a million dynes per square centimeter
  8. a submerged (or partly submerged) ridge in a river or along a shore
  9. a horizontal rod that serves as a support for gymnasts as they perform exercises
  10. a heating element in an electric fire
  11. (law) a railing that encloses the part of the courtroom where the judges and lawyers sit and the case is tried
  12. a block of solid substance (such as soap or wax); cake
  13. the body of individuals qualified to practice law in a particular jurisdiction; legal profession; legal community
  14. a narrow marking of a different color or texture from the background; stripe; streak

bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. prevent from entering; keep out; debar; exclude
  2. render unsuitable for passage; barricade; block; blockade; stop; block off; block up
  3. expel, as if by official decree; banish; relegate
  4. secure with, or as if with, bars

Hershey bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bar of milk chocolate made by the Hershey company

anti-sway bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a rigid metal bar between the front suspensions and between the rear suspensions of cars and trucks; serves to stabilize the chassis; stabilizer bar

apricot bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fruit bar containing apricot jam

axle bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an iron bar that serves as an axletree

bar absolute

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the absolute unit of pressure equal to one dyne per square centimeter; barye; microbar

bar billiards

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a table game in which short cues are used to knock balls into holes that are guarded by wooden pegs; penalties are incurred if the pegs are knocked over; bagatelle

bar bit

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bit for horses that is a solid bar of metal

bar chart

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a chart with bars whose lengths are proportional to quantities; bar graph

bar code

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. code consisting of a series of vertical bars of variable width that are scanned by a laser; printed on consumer product packages to identify the item for a computer that provides the price and registers inventory information; Universal Product Code
E.g.
  • Their faces are replaced with bar code stamps.
  • because there is no bar code or the bar code is unreadable).

bar exam

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an examination conducted at regular intervals to determine whether a candidate is qualified to practice law in a given jurisdiction; bar examination
E.g.
  • He studied law on his own and passed the bar exam.
  • He passed his bar exam in 1923 to become a lawyer.
  • This is the multiple-choice portion of the bar exam.
n.
  1. an examination conducted at regular intervals to determine whether a candidate is qualified to practice law in a given jurisdiction; bar exam
E.g.
  • Its first bar examination was given on May 13, 1841.
  • In November 1844, Herndon passed the bar examination.
  • She passed her bar examination soon afterwards within the same year.

bar fly

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a drinker who frequents bars

bar girl

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a woman employed by a bar to act as a companion to men customers; B-girl

bar graph

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a chart with bars whose lengths are proportional to quantities; bar chart

bar hop

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. go from one pub to the next and get progressively more drunk; pub-crawl

bar line

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vertical line before the accented beat marking the boundary between musical bars

bar magnet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a magnet in the form of a bar with magnetic poles at each end

bar mask

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a catcher's mask with bars

bar mitzvah

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (Judaism) an initiation ceremony marking the 13th birthday of a Jewish boy and signifying the beginning of religious responsibility
E.g.
  • He had his bar mitzvah in Bensonhurst when he turned 13.
  • He became bar mitzvah at a Reform synagogue in Manhattan.
  • He left behind his Rebbetzin and children, all under the age of bar mitzvah.

bar mitzvah

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. confirm in the bar mitzvah ceremony, of boys in the Jewish faith
E.g.
  • He had his bar mitzvah in Bensonhurst when he turned 13.
  • He became bar mitzvah at a Reform synagogue in Manhattan.
  • He left behind his Rebbetzin and children, all under the age of bar mitzvah.

bar printer

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an impact printer that uses a bar to carry the type slugs

bar sinister

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a mark of bastardy; lines from top right to bottom left; bend sinister
  2. the status of being born to parents who were not married; bastardy; illegitimacy

bar soap

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. soap in the form of a bar

candy bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a candy shaped as a bar
E.g.
  • He once appeared in a Snickers Olympics candy bar commercial.
  • Big Hunk Big Hunk is a candy bar made by Annabelle Candy Company.
  • One long-term survivor of the craze over Ruth may be the Baby Ruth candy bar.

carob bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bar of candy made with carob powder

cash bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a counter at a large party where you can purchase drinks by the glass

chinning bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a horizontal bar on which you can chin yourself

chocolate bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bar of chocolate candy
E.g.
  • I hit upon the idea of a chocolate bar dispenser, but replacing chocolate with cash.""
  • In 1847 English chocolate maker J. S. Fry & Sons produced arguably the first chocolate bar.
  • Three-dimensional Chomp has an initial chocolate bar of a cuboid of blocks indexed as (i,j,k).

coffee bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a small restaurant where drinks and snacks are sold; cafe; coffeehouse; coffee shop

color bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. barrier preventing blacks from participating in various activities with whites; colour bar; color line; colour line; Jim Crow

colour bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. barrier preventing blacks from participating in various activities with whites; color bar; color line; colour line; Jim Crow

date bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. fruit bar containing chopped dates

double bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. notation marking the end of principal parts of a musical composition; two adjacent bar lines

fruit bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. cookies containing chopped fruits either mixed in the dough or spread between layers of dough then baked and cut in bars

gill bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of the bony or cartilaginous arches on each side of the pharynx that support the gills of fishes and aquatic amphibians; gill arch; branchial arch

grab bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bar attached parallel to a wall to provide a handgrip for steadying yourself

granola bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. cookie bar made of granola

high bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. gymnastic apparatus consisting of a bar supported in a horizontal position by uprights at both ends; horizontal bar
E.g.
  • Liukin was the first man to do a triple back flip on floor and both a layout Tkatchev and a Jaeger with full twist on high bar.
  • When a barbell is used, it may be braced across the upper trapezius muscle, termed a "high bar squat", or held lower across the rear deltoids, termed a "low bar squat".
  • Gogoladze began competing at the elite level in 1985, at the age of 18, taking silver medals in the all-around and high bar in the USSR Championships, and bronze medals at the European Championships in the all-around and parallel bars.

hitching bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a fixed horizontal rail to which a horse can be hitched to prevent it from straying; hitchrack
n.
  1. gymnastic apparatus consisting of a bar supported in a horizontal position by uprights at both ends; high bar
E.g.
  • As a convention it is located at the top of the window as a horizontal bar.
  • Then, with hard economising, they bought a horizontal bar and other gymnastic equipment.
  • For arithmetic: The fraction bar is equivalent to either a virgule or horizontal bar in print.

metal bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. metal that is cast in the shape of a block for convenient handling; ingot; block of metal

milk bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. snack bar that sells milk drinks and light refreshments (such as ice cream)

nougat bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bar of nougat candy often dipped in chocolate

nut bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. paste of nuts and sugar on a pastry base cut into bars

oyster bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bar (as in a restaurant) that specializes in oysters prepared in different ways

peanut bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. bar of peanuts in taffy

pinch bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a lever with a pointed projection that serves as a fulcrum; used to roll heavy wheels

pry bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a heavy iron lever with one end forged into a wedge; crowbar; wrecking bar; pry

ripping bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a steel lever with one end formed into a ripping chisel and the other a gooseneck with a claw for pulling nails

salad bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bar where diners can assemble a salad to their own taste

sand bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bar of sand; sandbar
E.g.
  • At the time, the beach was a narrow sand bar connecting Hunter Island and Rodman's Neck.
  • The walls were subsequently demolished and used to create the docks around the new sand bar.

slice bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. iron bar used to loosen and rake clinkers out of furnaces

snack bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. usually inexpensive bar; snack counter; buffet
E.g.
  • New seats and a new snack bar were also added.
  • It can be noted that snack bar carriage No.
  • It also features a driving range and clubhouse with snack bar.

space bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the bar-shaped typewriter key that introduces spaces when used
n.
  1. a rigid metal bar between the front suspensions and between the rear suspensions of cars and trucks; serves to stabilize the chassis; anti-sway bar

stall bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a gymnastic apparatus used for strengthening exercises; uprights fastened to a wall and connected by horizontal rungs

sushi bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bar where sushi is served

tamping bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tool for tamping (e.g., for tamping tobacco into a pipe bowl or a charge into a drill hole etc.); tamp; tamper

title bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (computer science) a horizontal label at the top of a window, bearing the name of the currently active document

towel bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a horizontal bar a few inches from a wall for holding towels; towel rail

wet bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bar for mixing drinks that has a sink with running water

wine bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a bar that serves only wine
E.g.
  • Below is a wine bar and a glass 'wine cellar'.
  • The estate offers guided tours with tastings, a wine bar, shop, and various special events.
  • Ordinaire (wine bar) Ordinaire is a wine bar, wine shop, and bistro-style restaurant in Oakland, California.

wrecking bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a heavy iron lever with one end forged into a wedge; crowbar; pry; pry bar

local bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • While in Key West, Hemingway frequented the local bar Sloppy Joe's.
  • They soon became the house band in a local bar, known as the Red Dog Saloon.
  • Taylor started doing drag at a local bar called the Jeffery Pub in April 2013.

gay bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It follows lead character Roseanne Conner on her visit to a gay bar.
  • She was walking down Rush Street trying to go to The Seven Seas, a gay bar.
  • At the gay bar, Homer tells Grady and Julio that his relationship with Marge is low.

passed the bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He studied law on his own and passed the bar exam.
  • In November 1844, Herndon passed the bar examination.
  • from UCLA School of Law and passed the bar exam in 1991.
E.g.
  • The college has been equated with a bar association.
  • Voinescu joined the Bucharest bar association in 1994.
  • She was elected president of the student bar association.

bar called

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Adjacent to the restaurant was a bar called CB's Lounge.
  • The roof to the hotel has a roof top bar called Bar 17 Bistro.
  • Taylor started doing drag at a local bar called the Jeffery Pub in April 2013.
E.g.
  • There is a hotel, bar and restaurant called the Harvard.
  • Arms Centre is a bar and restaurant located in the town.
  • Heaven 23 is a bar and restaurant located on the 23rd floor.
E.g.
  • The Kirkwood Inn is still a functioning restaurant and bar.
  • The restaurant and bar have a total of 178 restaurant and bar seats.

state bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was admitted to the Wisconsin state bar in 1860.
  • She was admitted to the state bar on October 1, 1981.
  • In 1862, Russell was admitted to the Missouri state bar.

ribbon bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Wear of this medal on the ribbon bar was mandatory.
  • Here is the ribbon bar of Major General Carl W. Hoffman:
  • Here is the ribbon bar of Major General Roy E. Lindquist:
E.g.
  • He was admitted to the bar and commenced practice in Frederick, Maryland.
  • He studied law, was admitted to the bar and commenced practice at Easton.
  • He was admitted to the bar and commenced practice in Milledgeville, Georgia.

bar the same

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was admitted to the Maryland bar the same year.
  • He was admitted to the bar the same year and began his practice in Lakeland.
  • He was admitted to the Florida bar the same year and practiced in Zephyrhills.

sports bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He also operates a sports bar named Atoy's at Metrowalk, Pasig City.
  • In 2009 Syd Kearney of 29-95 said that Maggie Rita's was an "upscale Tex-Mex sports bar."
  • Since 1981, Tremblay has owned the sports bar in his hometown called "Bar-Restaurant chez Mario Tremblay".
E.g.
  • Other bar associations passed similar resolutions.
  • She is a member of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and Washington, D.C. bar associations.
  • It is the oldest professional association in Puerto Rico, and among the oldest bar associations in the world.

bar owner

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The bar owner's wife is also killed later in the story.
  • She was also a TV screenwriter, restaurateur and bar owner.
  • The bar owner requests that McNulty patronize another establishment.

torsion bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • torsion bar suspension, and column mounted shift.
  • The L3/38 had torsion bar suspension and two versions of a single mounted 13.2 mm machine gun.
  • A fully independent torsion bar suspension and rack and pinion steering were impressive for the time.

bar fight

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Philip visits Paige's apartment to discuss the bar fight.
  • The day after the original theft, he stabbed a man in a bar fight.
  • Bellator officials had learned that the charges in the bar fight had not been dropped after all.

health bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Each character now has a health bar and a special bar.
  • On the screen there is a constant health bar and minimap.
  • When faced with an enemy, the minimap is hidden and an enemy health bar shows.

vertical bar

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In between these two rods, a short vertical bar is connected.
  • 11 DNA double helix; the vertical bar represents the number of nucleotides.
  • The notation , with a vertical bar on each side, was introduced by Karl Weierstrass in 1841.
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