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barracks

noun

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a building or group of buildings typically used to house soldiers
  • The soldier was moved to a different barracks.
  • He was confined to barracks for insubordination.

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barracks

verb
present tense third-person singular of barrack

Synonyms & Antonyms of barracks (Entry 2 of 2)

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“Barracks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/barracks. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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