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ˈbær əkbar·rack

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. barrackverb

    a building or group of buildings used to house military personnel

  2. barrackverb

    lodge in barracks

  3. cheer, root on, inspire, urge, barrack, urge on, exhort, pep upverb

    spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts

    "The crowd cheered the demonstrating strikers"

  4. jeer, scoff, flout, barrack, gibeverb

    laugh at with contempt and derision

    "The crowd jeered at the speaker"

Wiktionary

  1. barrackverb

    To jeer and heckle; to attempt to disconcert by verbal means.

    Etymology: From baraque; from barraca.

  2. barrackverb

    To cheer for a team; to jeer at the opposition team or at the umpire (after an adverse decision).

    Etymology: From baraque; from barraca.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Barracknoun

    a building for soldiers, especially when in garrison. Commonly in the pl., originally meaning temporary huts, but now usually applied to a permanent structure or set of buildings

  2. Barracknoun

    a movable roof sliding on four posts, to cover hay, straw, etc

  3. Barrackverb

    to supply with barracks; to establish in barracks; as, to barrack troops

  4. Barrackverb

    to live or lodge in barracks

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Barrack

    bar′ak, n. a building for soldiers, esp. in garrison (generally in pl.). [Fr. baraque (It. baracca, Sp. barraca, a tent); acc. to Diez from barra, bar.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of barrack in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of barrack in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of barrack in a Sentence

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