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      1 . They drink bitter on draught in the local bar .



      2 . Felicity Maxwell stood by the bar and ordered a glass of wine.



      3 . Michael was standing alone by the bar when Brian rejoined him.



      4 . He was sidling into the bar, obviously trying to be inconspicuous.



      5 . The local bar has been pressed into service as a school.





      1.a room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter;

      he drowned his sorrows in whiskey at the bar

      2.a counter where you can obtain food or drink;

      he bought a hot dog and a coke at the bar

      3.a rigid piece of metal or wood; usually used as a fastening or obstruction or weapon;

      there were bars in the windows to prevent escape

      4.musical notation for a repeating pattern of musical beats;

      the orchestra omitted the last twelve bars of the song obstruction (usually metal) placed at the top of a goal;

      it was an excellent kick but the ball hit the bar

      6.the act of preventing;

      there was no bar against leaving

      7.(meteorology) a unit of pressure equal to a million dynes per square centimeter;

      unfortunately some writers have used bar for one dyne per square centimeter

      8.a submerged (or partly submerged) ridge in a river or along a shore;

      the boat ran aground on a submerged bar in the river

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

      he was admitted to the bar in New Jersey

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

      a bar of chocolate

      11. a horizontal rod that serves as a support for gymnasts as they perform exercises

      12. a heating element in an electric fire;

      an electric fire with three bars

      13. (law) a railing that encloses the part of the courtroom where the judges and lawyers sit and the case is tried;

      spectators were not allowed past the bar


      1.prevent from entering; keep out;

      He was barred from membership in the club

      2.render unsuitable for passage;

      block the way

      3.expel, as if by official decree;

      he was banished from his own country with, or as if with, bars;

      He barred the door