bars

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See also: Bars, BARS, bärs, bårs, Bärs, and bārs

English[edit]

bars (4)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈbɑː(ɹ)z/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑː(ɹ)z

Noun[edit]

bars

  1. plural of bar
  2. (sports) An apparatus on which certain gymnastics are performed, especially parallel bars.
  3. (sports) An event in gymnastics using bars.
  4. (Should we delete(+) this sense?) Grating, grid (if crossed), grill (on a door or window)
    prison bars
  5. (Should we delete(+) this sense?) (figuratively) Prison; imprisonment
    behind bars

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Verb[edit]

bars

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of bar

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

bars

  1. plural of bar

Crimean Gothic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *bardaz, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰardʰeh₂.

Noun[edit]

bars

  1. beard
    • 1562, Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq:
      Bars. Barba.

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

bars c

  1. indefinite genitive singular of bar

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Low German [Term?].

Adjective[edit]

bars (comparative barser, superlative meest bars or barst)

  1. stern, strict
Inflection[edit]
Inflection of bars
uninflected bars
inflected barse
comparative barser
positive comparative superlative
predicative/adverbial bars barser het barst
het barste
indefinite m./f. sing. barse barsere barste
n. sing. bars barser barste
plural barse barsere barste
definite barse barsere barste
partitive bars barsers

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

bars

  1. Plural form of bar

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bars m

  1. plural of bar

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Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

bars m (1st declension)

  1. crowd
  2. multitude
  3. crush
  4. throng
  5. brood (a group of young birds)
  6. herd
  7. pod (a group of whales, dolphins, seals, porpoises or hippopotami)
  8. plump (a knot or cluster)
  9. be-in

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

bars

  1. Alternative form of bace

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

bars

  1. indefinite genitive singular of bar

Verb[edit]

bars

  1. past tense passive of bära.