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bar

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noun
1 noun DRINK pub, club, or drinking placebeár masc1  c m uteach ósta  c m uteach tábhairne  c m ucocktail bar beár manglam 2 noun DRINK counter for serving drinksbeár masc1  c m ucuntar masc1  c m u to have a drink at the bar deoch a ól ag an mbeár, deoch a ól ag an gcuntar working behind the bar ag obair taobh thiar den bheár, ag obair ar chúl an bheáir
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3 noun blockbarra masc4  c m ua bar of chocolate barra seacláideiron bar barra iarainn 4 noun railing on window, cage etcbarra masc4  c m u to be behind bars bheith i bpríosún, bheith faoi ghlas to put sb behind bars duine a chur i bpríosún, duine a chur faoi ghlas 5 noun FTBL crossbar of goaltrasnán masc1  c m u 6 noun ATH in high jump, pole vaultbarra masc4  c m u 7 noun level to be achievedcaighdeán masc1  c m uto set the bar an caighdeán a leagan síos, an sprioc a leagan síoshe's raised the bar in swimming tá an caighdeán ardaithe aige sa snámh 8 noun impedimentbac masc1  c m uconstaic fem2  c m ua bar to employment bac ar obair a fháilthe bar on marriage an cosc ar phósadhthere's no bar to you getting good results níl aon bhac ort torthaí maithe a fháil, níl dada do do stopadh ó thorthaí maithe a fháil 9 noun of sand, gravelbarra masc4  c m u 10 noun band of colour or lightbarra masc4  c m u 11 noun MIL indicating rank; on crestbarra masc4  c m u 12 noun COMP strip of icons or buttonsbarra masc4  c m u 13 noun ELECTRIC on electric heaterbarra masc4  c m u 14 noun MEAS unit of pressurebar foreign masc1 15 noun on gatebarra masc4  c m u 16 noun MUS in musicbarra masc4  c m u four beats to the bar ceithre bhuille in aghaidh an bharra 17 noun LAW in court of lawbarra masc4  c m uhe was called to the bar glaodh chun an bharra airthe defendant appeared at the bar tháinig an cosantóir os comhair na cúirte 18 noun type of jewellerybarra masc4  c m u
verb
19 verb fasten TRANSITIVEsparr verb  c m uhe barred the window chuir sé barraí ar an bhfuinneog, chuir sé maide druidte ar an bhfuinneogthe window was barred bhí barraí ar an bhfuinneog, bhí an fhuinneog sparrtha 20 verb obstruct TRANSITIVEdún verb  c m udruid verb  c m uto bar sb's way dul sa bhealach ar dhuine, dul sa tslí ar dhuine, seasamh sa chosán ar dhuinethe police barred them from going back into the hall chuir na péas bac orthu dul isteach sa halla arís, níor lig na Gardaí ar ais sa halla iadto bar the path to progress dul chun cinn a chosc, bac a chur ar dhul chun cinn 21 verb forbid or prevent TRANSITIVEbac a chur arstop a chur lecoisc verb  c m ucros ar PhrVI was barred from playing football cuireadh cosc orm peil a imirt, crosadh orm peil a imirt 22 verb exclude TRANSITIVEcuir ó dhorasbeáráil verb  c m uhe's barred from the club níl cead aige dul isteach sa chlub, tá sé beáráilte as an gclub
preposition
23 preposition exceptseachas  c m utaobh amuigh de bar one seachas aon cheann amháin, seachas ceann amháin, amach ó cheann amháinthey all left bar one d'imigh siad ar fad seachas duine amháinit's the best hotel bar none is é an t-óstán is fearr ar fad é, níl aon óstán eile chomh maith leis
phrases

no holds barred

it was a vicious fight - no holds barred troid fhíochmhar a bhí ann - gan srian ar bith

to be all over bar the shouting

by half-time it was all over bar the shouting faoi leath-am bhí an cluiche thart

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