crush barrier


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crush barrier

n
a barrier erected to separate sections of large crowds in order to prevent crushing
Translations

crush barrier

nAbsperrung f, → Barrikade f

crush barrier

n (Brit) → transenna
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He said they went towards the front of the stand and stood behind a crush barrier to the right of the goal.
I remember when I was a little boy, he made a little stool that slotted over the crush barrier at Ayresome Park - he used to get me in as a toddler and sit me on it so I could see.
It's where the players pass a line of reporters who are kept behind a crush barrier in a primitive manner that blatantly contradicts the tournament's elitist image.
When Norwich mounted a rare attack, the seething mass of humanity behind me surged forward and I was pushed against a steel crush barrier.
It should be a very big night and if there's a part of the grandstand, or maybe a crush barrier on the terracing people like to watch the racing from, I'd recommend getting in a few minutes earlier than usual to grab that place.
With a 1-0 away win it was a great day out; not only did we see Jon Stead's brilliant goal but that was shortly followed by a lad in a pink shirt and knitted sky blue beret flashing his buttocks at us from the top of a crush barrier.
A single banner proclaiming "Petty Out" was draped over a crush barrier by the smattering o Orient supporters.
Some children were knocked over by the crush barrier and Djokovic said: "It was a bit of a shock and I'm glad the children involved are OK.
She jumped down into the security pit for the last two songs, separated from the fans by a crush barrier.
It's therefore no surprise to see the men with satchels will be so well equipped at the new track-undercover, elevated with a crush barrier and personal TV monitor.