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barring

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of barring

  1. the act of ordering that something not be done or used most of the restaurant's customers applauded the barring of the use of cell phones in the dining room Synonyms of barring banning, prohibition, enjoining, forbidding, interdicting, interdiction, outlawing, prohibiting, proscribing, proscriptionWords Related to barring bidding, charging, decreeing, dictation, direction, instruction; deterrence, discouragement, dissuading; repression, suppression; coercion, compulsion, constraint, forceNear Antonyms of barring allowance, permission, sufferance, toleration; approval, endorsement (also indorsement); authorization, clearance, license (or licence), sanction; encouragement, promotion, support; compliance, obedience, submission


barring

preposition

Synonyms and Antonyms of barring

  1. not including we'll be there, barring rain or some other unexpected problem Synonyms of barring apart from, aside from, bar, except, beside, besides, but, except for, excluding, exclusive of, other than, outside, outside of, save, saving


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to suppress quietly or indirectly

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