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ˈbɑr ɪŋbar·ring

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. barring, blackballnoun

    the act of excluding someone by a negative vote or veto


  1. barringnoun

    the exclusion of someone; blackballing

  2. barringpreposition

    Unless something happens; excepting; in the absence of

Webster Dictionary

  1. Barring

    of Bar

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of barring in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of barring in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of barring in a Sentence

  1. Don Crisman:

    Barring a Mac Jones miracle next year, one year at a time, but I'm feeling we're very near the end.

  2. Adam Sarhan:

    Barring an unforeseen event, the Fed will not be keen to rock the boat, i think Yellen has hedged her bets very carefully and remains data-dependent and I don't see a change in that strategy at the end of the meeting.

  3. Yashwant Deshmukh:

    The Hindi heartland — barring Uttar Pradesh — has charged up due to the Pakistan issue.

  4. Eurasia Group:

    The government needs to invest about $15 billion per year to maintain current production (2.4 million bpd), and mounting problems will probably lead to a decline of 100,000-150,000 bpd this year, barring a meaningful recovery in oil prices or fresh loans from China in the second half of the year, scarce foreign exchange will probably force the state to default later this year, most likely in the fourth quarter.

  5. Jerry Nadler:

    We're instead going to do what we have to do without that, and including barring $ 50 million from his own personal budget.

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