Textual thesaurus for "bar"

(noun) prevention

the act of preventing

there was no bar against leaving; money was allocated to study the cause and prevention of influenza

(noun) barroom, taproom, saloon, ginmill

a room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter

he drowned his sorrows in whiskey at the bar

(noun) Browning automatic rifle, BAR

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

(noun) cake

a block of solid substance (such as soap or wax)

a bar of chocolate

(noun) streak, stripe

a narrow marking of a different color or texture from the background

a green toad with small black stripes or bars; may the Stars and Stripes forever wave

(noun) measure

musical notation for a repeating pattern of musical beats

the orchestra omitted the last twelve bars of the song

(noun) legal community, legal profession

the body of individuals qualified to practice law in a particular jurisdiction

he was admitted to the bar in New Jersey

(verb) debar, exclude

prevent from entering; keep out

He was barred from membership in the club

(verb) stop, barricade, block, block off, block up, blockade

render unsuitable for passage

block the way; barricade the streets; stop the busy road

(verb) relegate, banish

expel, as if by official decree

he was banished from his own country