debarred debarred

Definition(s):

  1. (v) bar temporarily; from school, office, etc.
  2. (v) prevent the occurrence of; prevent from happening
  3. (v) prevent from entering; keep out

Usage(s):

  1. Thomas Jefferson wrote, No man shall ever be debarred the use of arms.
  2. Any transactions in such areas are at the buyer's and seller's peril, and they are debarred from any compensation.
  3. Under the Tsars Jews were practically debarred from landholding and forced into the occupations of middlemen and money lenders.

News

  1. BISD board votes 4-3 to keep Walker

    BISD board votes 4-3 to keep Walker Beaumont Enterprise Copyright 2013 Beaumont Enterprise. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 12:35 am, Wednesday, June 19, 2013 The comptroller's website lists only Walker's Electric, not Walkers Electric. "Because it is a successor to Walker's Electric, Walkers Electric is also debarred ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Beaumont Enterprise

  2. Beaumont ISD to take up Calvin Walker contract tonight

    Beaumont ISD to take up Calvin Walker contract tonight Beaumont Enterprise Copyright 2013 Beaumont Enterprise. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 11:00 am, Tuesday, June 18, 2013 The Beaumont ISD school board will vote today whether to renew its contract with Walker Electric even though the company is "debarred" from doing ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Beaumont Enterprise

Quotes

  1. Thomas Jefferson said, "No free man shall ever be debarred the use of arms."
    on Dec 13, 2007 By: Thomas Jefferson Source: NewsWithViews.com

  2. Mr Salmond told MSPs that he was not present at the discussion between the council and Mr McKinnon, adding: "Its not my responsibility. I am debarred from any decision-making in the planning process. Why on earth would I therefore know the answer to...
    on Dec 13, 2007 By: Alex Salmond Source: BBC News

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