Simple Definition of barred
: covered by a bar or a set of bars
: having bands or stripes of different color
Full Definition of barred
: marked by or divided off by bars; especially : having alternate bands of different color <a barred feather>
Examples of barred
He looked out the barred windows of the jail.
a bird with a barred tail
First Known Use of barred
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