French translation of 'barring'
Example Sentences Including 'barring'
Couldn't've been, seeing as the English are the ugliest race in the world, barring the Chinese and the Irish.At the Stroke of Twelve
He was thinking sadly that the case against John Kempton was now as strong as could be expected, barring a confession.Unto The Grave
Judith was standing with her back to his desk now and she folded her arms, effectively barring his way.HIDING FROM THE LIGHT
Trends of 'barring'
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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)
'barring' in Other Languages
Translation of barring from the Collins English to French Dictionary