HyperDic: barrack

English > 4 senses of the word barrack:
NOUNartifactbarracka building or group of buildings used to house military personnel
VERBstativebarracklodge in barracks
communicationbarrack, cheer, root on, inspire, urge, urge on, exhort, pep upspur on or encourage / encourage especially by cheers and shouts
communicationbarrack, jeer, scoff, flout, gibelaugh at with contempt and derision
barrack > pronunciation
Soundsbae'rahk; beh'rahk
Rhymesaeronautic ... Zanuck: 70 rhymes with ahk...
English > barrack: 4 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA building or group of buildings used to house military personnel.
Categorymilitary, armed forces, armed services, military machine, war machineThe military forces of a nation
Partssquad roomA room in a barracks where soldiers are billeted
Narrowercasernmilitary barracks in a garrison town
Broadermilitary quartersliving quarters for personnel on a military post
Spanishbarraca, caserna, cuartel
Catalanbarraca, caserna
Verbsbarracklodge in barracks
English > barrack: 4 senses > verb 1, stative
Meaninglodge in barracks.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
Broaderlodge, accommodateProvide housing for
Spanishacomodar en barracas, colocar en barracas
Nounsbarracka building or group of buildings used to house military personnel
English > barrack: 4 senses > verb 2, communication
MeaningSpur on or encourage / encourage especially by cheers and shouts.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Synonymscheer, root on, inspire, urge, urge on, exhort, pep up
Narrowercheerleadact as a cheerleader in a sports event
Broaderencourageinspire with confidence
Spanishactivar, alegrar, animar, dar ánimos, estimular, exhortar, incitar, jalear, motivar, vitorear
Catalanalegrar, animar, exhortar, inspirar
English > barrack: 4 senses > verb 3, communication
Meaninglaugh at with contempt and derision.
PatternSomebody ----s PP
Synonymsjeer, scoff, flout, gibe
Broadertease, razz, rag, cod, tantalize, tantalise, bait, taunt, twit, rally, rideharass with persistent criticism or carping
Spanishabuchear, befar, lanzar improperios contra, mofarse, rechiflar
Catalanburlar-se

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