Definition of barbell
- Five years later, he has had eight ear piercings, a barbell on his lower lip and another silver barbell through his tongue.
- —Anne Llamada Estonillo
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: a metal bar with weights at each end that is used for exercise and in weight lifting
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investment of mental or emotional energy
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