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1. magnet

noun. ['ˈmægnət'] (physics) a device that attracts iron and produces a magnetic field.

Synonyms

  • permanent magnet
  • core
  • pole
  • device
  • field magnet
  • magnetic needle
  • magnetic pole
  • paramagnet
  • electromagnet
  • bar magnet
  • static magnet

Antonyms

  • pull
  • oxidize
  • oxidise
  • directness

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Words that Rhyme with Bar Magnet

  • electromagnet
  • ferromagnet
  • magnate

Example sentences of the word bar-magnet


1. Noun Phrase
Turn the plate over and tape a bar magnet to the bottom.

2. Noun Phrase
Rub the bar magnet in a circular motion on the outside of the bowl, on all sides.

3. Noun Phrase
Tie a piece of string tightly around the center of a bar magnet.

4. Noun Phrase
Magnetize a paper clip by stroking it with a bar magnet in the same direction at least 20 times.

2. bar

verb. ['ˈbɑːr'] prevent from entering; keep out.

Synonyms

  • interdict
  • veto
  • forbid
  • proscribe
  • nix
  • debar
  • exclude
  • disallow

Antonyms

  • permit
  • activeness
  • attack
  • refrain

Etymology

  • barre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • barre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • βάρος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • βαρύς (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. bar

noun. ['ˈbɑːr'] a room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter.

Synonyms

  • sawdust saloon
  • gin mill
  • taphouse
  • cocktail lounge
  • taproom
  • pub
  • honky-tonk
  • public house
  • barroom
  • speakeasy
  • saloon
  • pothouse
  • ginmill
  • room

Antonyms

  • ability
  • continue
  • pull
  • function

Etymology

  • barre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • barre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • βάρος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • βαρύς (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. bar

verb. ['ˈbɑːr'] render unsuitable for passage.

Synonyms

  • obstruct
  • impede
  • block
  • close off
  • obturate
  • occlude
  • jam
  • blockade
  • block off
  • close up
  • barricade
  • close
  • shut off
  • stop

Antonyms

  • decriminalise
  • legalize
  • decriminalize
  • powerlessness

Etymology

  • barre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • barre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • βάρος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • βαρύς (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

5. bar

noun. ['ˈbɑːr'] a counter where you can obtain food or drink.

Synonyms

  • buffet
  • wet bar
  • oyster bar
  • sushi bar
  • wine bar
  • cash bar
  • snack counter
  • snack bar
  • counter
  • soda fountain

Antonyms

  • lose
  • waste
  • sell
  • act

Etymology

  • barre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • barre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • βάρος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • βαρύς (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

6. bar

noun. ['ˈbɑːr'] a rigid piece of metal or wood; usually used as a fastening or obstruction or weapon.

Synonyms

  • implement
  • shackle
  • core
  • rail
  • heaver
  • chinning bar
  • handlebar
  • towel bar
  • carpenter's level
  • deadbolt
  • crossbar
  • rotor
  • stabilizer bar
  • rails
  • drawbar
  • lever
  • grab bar
  • bolt
  • runway
  • slice bar
  • fret
  • track
  • handspike
  • belaying pin
  • anti-sway bar

Antonyms

  • stiffen
  • arrive
  • unbolt
  • unlock

Etymology

  • barre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • barre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • βάρος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • βαρύς (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

7. bar

verb. ['ˈbɑːr'] secure with, or as if with, bars.

Synonyms

  • fix
  • fasten

Antonyms

  • unfasten
  • neutral
  • positive

Etymology

  • barre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • barre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • βάρος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • βαρύς (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

8. bar

noun. ['ˈbɑːr'] an obstruction (usually metal) placed at the top of a goal.

Synonyms

  • impediment
  • impedimenta
  • obstruction
  • obstructer
  • obstructor

Antonyms

  • soothe
  • natural object
  • cold
  • nondevelopment

Etymology

  • barre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • barre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • βάρος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • βαρύς (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

9. bar

noun. ['ˈbɑːr'] the act of preventing.

Synonyms

  • obviation
  • forestalling
  • prophylaxis
  • preclusion
  • stifling
  • suppression
  • debarment
  • save
  • crushing
  • quelling
  • hindrance
  • hinderance
  • non-proliferation
  • interference
  • disqualification
  • nonproliferation
  • averting
  • interception

Antonyms

  • exempt
  • cheer
  • walk
  • stator

Etymology

  • barre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • barre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • βάρος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • βαρύς (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

10. bar

noun. ['ˈbɑːr'] musical notation for a repeating pattern of musical beats.

Synonyms

  • musical notation

Antonyms

  • generous
  • start

Etymology

  • barre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • barre (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • βάρος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • βαρύς (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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