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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Colours
barredbarred /bɑːd $ bɑːrd/ adjective  1 SHUT/CLOSEa barred window, gate etc has bars across itbar2 formalCCLINE having bands of different colourbar red barred tail feathers
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barredTouch the thing and you are barred, barred for life.At last, where a five barred gate provided a break in the hedge, Fen stopped.In recent years the defiantly right-on stance of the comedy circuit had been booted out by a brand of no-holds barred humour.A magically barred inner space, removed from everyday life.Sunday's dynamic, no-nonsense, no-holds barred mood makes it a go-ahead time.The gates are barred, the grass grows long, the paint peels.In the morning white rime coated the sill of the barred window-space.
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