Definition of 'barn'
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Then the hired barn owl swooped on to his arm carrying the rings in a bag in its claws. The Sun (2016)Just round the corner, they came across a man clearing out an old barn. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A collection of eight beautifully converted barns on a working farm. The Sun (2016)The chief executive lives in a 18th-century converted barn worth a cool 1million. The Sun (2016)And it's about the birds that are with us all year: robins and barn owls and sparrows and marsh harriers. Times, Sunday Times (2017)They like nice new boxes rather than leaking old barns and rambling châteaux. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Sea views abound from this beautifully converted clifftop barn on the north coast. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Only one or two barns come up for sale a year. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Where it ends up in barn hay or straw it will be ignited. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There are charming rooms with cosy furnishings in the main building and a converted barn. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The bigger rooms in the old barn at the back are best. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Another barn will be converted into their studio. Times, Sunday Times (2007)When is a hay barn not a hay barn? The Sun (2009)Lots of the old thatched barns were infested with fleas. Lost Voices of the Edwardians: 19011910 in the words of the Men & Women Who Were There (2006)In many cases visits take place in a large barn of a room where there is little privacy. The Prisons We Deserve (1994)Which should not be hard as the current one he is reportedly under has left him unable to hit a barn door. The Sun (2014)With four barns and outbuildings, it has obvious potential as a commercial venture. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We begin with an ideas meeting in the farm 's converted barn house. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The property was a 16th century farmhouse in eight acres of land with barns and outbuildings. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The barn is one of three lots that can be bought individually or together for 950,000. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The house they bought has three bedrooms and adjoining outbuildings, including a large barn. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The company work in a converted clifftop barn near Truro. Times, Sunday Times (2006)There's no reason to ask how to close the barn door after the horses are out. Christianity Today (2000)Barn owls are on the brink of a comeback here in Suffolk. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A regular menagerie appeared in barn and shed, for pet animals were allowed. Little Women (1869)A three-bedroom house with two bathrooms and outbuildings including a barn used as a garage and an old cattle shed. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I want to buy some barn buildings and do them up or buy some land and do a Grand Designs job. The Sun (2009)
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Translations for 'barn'
British English: barn /bɑːn/ NOUN
A barn is a building on a farm in which crops or animal food are kept.
- American English: barn
- Arabic: هُرْي
- Brazilian Portuguese: celeiro
- Chinese: 谷仓
- Croatian: ambar
- Czech: stodola
- Danish: lade
- Dutch: schuur
- European Spanish: granero
- Finnish: lato
- French: grange
- German: Scheune
- Greek: αχυρώνας
- Italian: granaio
- Japanese: 納屋
- Korean: 헛간
- Norwegian: låve
- Polish: stodoła
- European Portuguese: celeiro
- Romanian: hambar
- Russian: амбар
- Spanish: granero
- Swedish: ladugård
- Thai: โรงนา
- Turkish: samanlık
- Ukrainian: сарай
- Vietnamese: kho thóc
Definition of barn from the Collins English Dictionary
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