Another word for bar
A relatively long, narrow object
A counter serving refreshments, especially drinks, or the accompanying establishment
saloon, tavern, pub, public house, counter, buffet, barroom, cafe, bistro, cocktail lounge, beer parlor, beer garden, alehouse, fern bar, nightclub, cabaret, restaurant, inn, cafeteria, snack bar, canteen, grillroom, grill, taproom, tap, piano bar, wine bar, rathskeller, brasserie (French), brewery, speakeasy, roadhouse, watering hole*, booze joint*, dive*, barrelhouse*, gin mill*, honky-tonk*, after-hours joint*, local* (British).
A court of law
The legal profession
lawyers, advocates, counselors, barristers, judiciary, solicitors, jurists, body of lawyers, attorneys, the legal fraternity, bar association.
A relatively long, narrow area
Raised ground underwater
To raise a physical obstruction
barricade, dam, dike, fence, wall, obstruct, erect a barrier, brick up, blockade, trammel, clog, exclude, shut, shut off, block, block off, block up, lock (out), keep out, debar, bolt, latch, cork, plug, seal, jam, caulk, stop, impede, (set up a) roadblock, raise the drawbridge*.
To obstruct by refusal
interdict, ban, forbid, disallow, deny, refuse, debar, repudiate, suspend, segregate, boycott, ostracize, blackball, prevent, preclude, shut out, keep out, exclude, exile, reject, outlaw, condemn, prohibit, discourage, discountenance, interfere with, restrain, stop, frustrate, circumvent, override, except, blacklist, freeze out*.
Another word for barnoun
A relatively long, straight, rigid piece of metal or other solid material:bloom2, rod, shaft, slab, stick. See thing
Something that impedes or prevents entry or passage:barricade, barrier, block, blockage, clog, hamper, hindrance, hurdle, impediment, obstacle, obstruction, snag, stop, traverse, wall. See help, open
A judicial assembly:court, tribunal. See law
To shut in with or as if with bars:confine, lock, wall. See free
To stop or prevent passage of:block, dam, impede, obstruct. Idiom: be (or stand) in the way of. See open
To keep from being admitted, included, or considered:count out, debar, eliminate, except, exclude, keep out, rule out, shut out. See include