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Translation of "bar" - English-Spanish dictionary

bar

noun /baː/
a rod or oblong piece (especially of a solid substance) barra; tableta; barrote, reja a gold bar a bar of chocolate There were iron bars on the windows.
a broad line or band barra, franja a piece of blue material with bars of red running through it.
a bolt tranca There was a bar on the door.
a counter at which or across which articles of a particular kind are sold barra, mostrador a snack bar Your whisky is on the bar.
a place where alcoholic drinks are served. bar a cocktail/wine bar.
a measured division in music compás They sang the first ten bars of the song.
something which prevents (something) impedimento, obstáculo His carelessness could prove to be a bar to his promotion.
the rail at which the prisoner stands in court banquillo The prisoner at the bar collapsed when he was sentenced to ten years’ imprisonment.
bar chart /ˈbaː ˌɡraːf/ noun ( bar graph)
(mathematics) a diagram that uses bars of different heights to represent different amounts Diagrama de Barras The bar graph shows the numbers of visitors to the UK in each of the past 12 months.
barmaid /ˈbaː ˌmeid/ /ˈbaːmən/ /ˈbaːˌtendə/ noun ( barman, bartender)
a person who serves at the bar of a pub or hotel camarero; camarera She works as a barmaid at the De Freville Arms pub.
bar code noun
a code in the form of parallel lines printed on goods from which the computer reads information about their price etc código de barras The checkout assistant has to swipe the barcode of each product.
(Definition of bar from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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