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What are Synonyms? Synonyms are words with the same or similar meanings. Words that are synonyms are said to be synonymous, and the state of being a synonym is called synonymy. The word comes from Ancient Greek syn (σύν) ("with") and onoma (ὄνομα) ("name").

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Bar Synonyms


Bar Synonyms in Noun Form

  • barrier, obstruction, hindrance, impediment, obstacle, barricade, blockade, restriction, prohibition, constraint, taboo, ban, injunction, restraint.
  • court, courtroom, bench, seat of judgment, tribunal, courthouse, law court, judiciary, sessions, dock.
  • lawyers, attorneys, counselors, attorneys-at-law, counselors-at-law, advocates, legal fraternity, jurists, solicitors, barristers, mouthpieces.
  • stripe, band, streak, line, strip, blaze, striation, mark, wale.
  • saloon.

Bar Synonyms in Verb Form

  • lock, fasten, secure, bolt, barricade, padlock, close.
  • confine, shut in, lock up, imprison, jail, immure, cloister, sequester, entomb, impound, incarcerate, pen, arrest.
  • obstruct, hinder, block, impede, thwart, check, restrict, blockade, prohibit, constrain, restrain, enjoin, outlaw, ban, interdict.
  • keep out, exclude, banish, eliminate, shut out, debar, spurn, blackball, blacklist, ostracize, isolate, segregate, cast out, leave out, boycott, forbid.