Barrace

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Barrace bar′as (obs.) the lists in a tournament.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. barrasbarre, bar.

Usage

In literature:

Little did Miss Barrace know that what was behind it was his grave estimate of her own laxity.
"The Ambassadors" by Henry James
But he was prevented by Simon Glover, who, with other burgesses of consideration, had now entered the barrace.
"The Fair Maid of Perth" by Sir Walter Scott
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