bar off

bar off

1. To barricade, erect a barrier around, or deny access to something. Remember to bar off the front and back doors when you leave the building at night. The school threatened to bar off Internet access for students who use it to look at unrelated or inappropriate material.
2. In agriculture, to plow a furrow on either side of a row of plants so that their roots sit atop a high, narrow bed of soil. Make sure you bar off those rows of new seedlings first thing this morning.
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The closest Al Duhail came to scoring in the first half was when Ali Afif sent a first-time volley over the bar off a cross by Edmilson from the right.
"We needed a break, we needed the one that hit the bar off George, and the one We needed that got blocked.
A Mehdi Teremi header from six yard out just flew over the bar off a cross from Vahid Amiri from the left.
The Hercules Bar off Chapel Lane is the oldest building still standing and dates back to the 1840s
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Bird nearly doubled the lead four minutes later when his header went narrowly over the bar off Femi Ilesanmi's cross from the left.
High and sinuously coved ceilings in the formal living room complement a massive mosaic-tiled fireplace, while a fully equipped vintage bar off the dining room seamlessly facilitates both pre-and post-dinner cocktails.
Jones, who had knocked the bar off twice at 1.81m was looking at a bronze medal, before he suddenly found his best form, putting together a magnificent series of leaps.
Watkins came close to doubling the lead, only to see his deflection ricochet over the bar off the goalkeeper's facemask!
"He said they could send the bar off for analysis, but I'm not happy about that."
Although she had got some worK in the New Union Bar off New Street, Huddersfield, it was her case she did not receive a wage as such but miscellaneous benefits such as medical treatment for her feet.
The apartment has hardwood floors, a wet bar off the living room and a washer/dryer.
Some of my top picks are the Elbow Wreck, Duane, Eagle, Thunderbolt and the bar off Key West.
Nasir Shallal's final effort was at 229 kilograms which would have given him the victory by one kilo but he barely got the bar off the ground and gold went to Ukraine.