Bar in Scrabble Dictionary

What does bar mean? Is bar a Scrabble word?

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Is bar a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word bar is a Scrabble US word. The word bar is worth 5 points in Scrabble:


Is bar a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word bar is a Scrabble UK word and has 5 points:


Is bar a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word bar is a Words With Friends word. The word bar is worth 6 points in Words With Friends (WWF):


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Valid words made from Bar

You can make 6 words from 'bar' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

3 letters words from 'bar'

BRA 5 

2 letters words from 'bar'

AB 4AR 2
BA 4 

All 3 letters words made out of bar

bar abr bra rba arb rab

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word bar. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in bar.

Definitions and meaning of bar



  • barroom, bar, saloon, ginmill, taproom (a room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter) "he drowned his sorrows in whiskey at the bar"
  • bar (a counter where you can obtain food or drink) "he bought a hot dog and a coke at the bar"
  • bar (a rigid piece of metal or wood; usually used as a fastening or obstruction or weapon) "there were bars in the windows to prevent escape"
  • measure, bar (musical notation for a repeating pattern of musical beats) "the orchestra omitted the last twelve bars of the song"
  • bar (an obstruction (usually metal) placed at the top of a goal) "it was an excellent kick but the ball hit the bar"
  • prevention, bar (the act of preventing) "there was no bar against leaving"; "money was allocated to study the cause and prevention of influenza"
  • bar ((meteorology) a unit of pressure equal to a million dynes per square centimeter) "unfortunately some writers have used bar for one dyne per square centimeter"
  • bar (a submerged (or partly submerged) ridge in a river or along a shore) "the boat ran aground on a submerged bar in the river"
  • legal profession, bar, legal community (the body of individuals qualified to practice law in a particular jurisdiction) "he was admitted to the bar in New Jersey"
  • stripe, streak, bar (a narrow marking of a different color or texture from the background) "a green toad with small black stripes or bars"; "may the Stars and Stripes forever wave"
  • cake, bar (a block of solid substance (such as soap or wax)) "a bar of chocolate"
  • Browning automatic rifle, BAR (a portable .30 caliber automatic rifle operated by gas pressure and fed by cartridges from a magazine; used by United States troops in World War I and in World War II and in the Korean War)
  • bar (a horizontal rod that serves as a support for gymnasts as they perform exercises)
  • bar (a heating element in an electric fire) "an electric fire with three bars"
  • bar ((law) a railing that encloses the part of the courtroom where the judges and lawyers sit and the case is tried) "spectators were not allowed past the bar"


  • bar, debar, exclude (prevent from entering; keep out) "He was barred from membership in the club"
  • barricade, block, blockade, stop, block off, block up, bar (render unsuitable for passage) "block the way"; "barricade the streets"; "stop the busy road"
  • banish, relegate, bar (expel, as if by official decree) "he was banished from his own country"
  • bar (secure with, or as if with, bars) "He barred the door"

(Source: WordNet, Princeton University. 2010.)