French translation of barred
Example Sentences Including 'barred'
Above him the barred door, framed by cracks of light, hung close.A Time of War
For ten days they were left alone in that hellhole, with the door barred against their screams.Here Be Dragons
He could see no obstacle, but something too strong for his will to overcome barred the way.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
Trends of 'barred'
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- (= strip) [of metal, wood]
barre fan iron bar
une barre de ferto raise the bar (figurative, = raise the standard)
mettre la barre plus haut
- (on cage, cell, window)
barreau mto be behind bars [prisoner]
être derrière les barreaux
- (= block)
a bar of chocolate or a chocolate bar
une barre de chocolata bar of soap
une savonnettea bar of gold or a gold bar
obstacle mto be a bar to sth
être un obstacle à qch
- (= pub)
- (= counter) (in pub)
- (for food) see salad bar, burger bar
- (= block) [road]
barrerto bar sb's way
barrer le chemin à qn
- (= put bars on) [window]
munir de barreaux
- (= ban)
to bar sb from doing sth
interdire à qn de faire qch"no holds barred"
"tous les coups sont permis"
⇒ It is a war with no holds barred.
C'est une guerre où tous les coups sont permis.
⇒ It was a no-holds-barred interview.
C'était une interview où tous les coups étaient permis.
- (= excepting)
saufall bar one
tous sauf unbar none
Example Sentences Including 'bar'
He emerged from a crowd at the far end of the glass bar , a pint in one hand.CHAMELEON (2002)
She'd felt she needed a drink so she'd stopped at a bar on St Martin's Lane.CHAMELEON (2002)
I'd once spent a night there with a Brazilian woman I'd met in a Soho bar , years ago.THE EXECUTION (2002)
Translation of barred from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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