bar.


Related to bar.: bar mitzvah

Bar.

abbr. Bible
Baruch

bar.

abbr.
1.
a. barometer
b. barometric
2. barrel

bar.

abbreviation for
1. (General Physics) barometer
2. (General Physics) barometric
3. (Units) barrel (container or unit of measure)
4. (Law) barrister
References in classic literature ?
The mosquito bar was drawn over her; the old woman had come in while she slept and let down the bar.
After bursting open a door of idiotic obstinacy with a weak rattle in its throat, you fell into Tellson's down two steps, and came to your senses in a miserable little shop, with two little counters, where the oldest of men made your cheque shake as if the wind rustled it, while they examined the signature by the dingiest of windows, which were always under a shower-bath of mud from Fleet-street, and which were made the dingier by their own iron bars proper, and the heavy shadow of Temple Bar.
The raw afternoon is rawest, and the dense fog is densest, and the muddy streets are muddiest near that leaden-headed old obstruction, appropriate ornament for the threshold of a leaden-headed old corporation, Temple Bar.
Every Chancellor was "in it," for somebody or other, when he was counsel at the bar.
The women scattered to the door and behind the bar.
Charley Bates' tight features relaxed at the sight, and MacDonald went over and joined the three at the bar.
His captor was Burton Duff, the jailer, as white as death and bearing upon his brow the livid mark of the iron bar.
I nodded my head, and, as one man to another, thanked him for his tip; and drifted back to the group at the bar.
Of five coves, three, or all which had been sounded, were observed to have a bar quite across their mouths and deeper water within, so that the bay tended to be an expansion of water within the land not only horizontally but vertically, and to form a basin or independent pond, the direction of the two capes showing the course of the bar.
It is a poor heart that never rejoices--it must have been the poorest, weakest, and most watery heart that ever beat, which would not have warmed towards the Maypole bar.
For businesspeople wooing new clients, he says, "Everyone is always glad to meet you at the Ritz bar.
Kashi G Lean Crunchy's Chocolate Peanut Bliss has 170 calories per bar.