how to pronounce barrack

/ˈbæɹ.ək/

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barrack is pronounced in two syllables

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bæɹək

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An example use of barrack in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… a border at barrack no going to Dorset …”

meanings of barrack

noun:

  1. A building for soldiers, especially within a garrison; originally referred to temporary huts, now usually to a permanent structure or set of buildings.
  2. A (structure with a) movable roof sliding on four posts, to cover hay, straw, etc.
  3. A primitive structure resembling a long shed or barn for (usually temporary) housing or other purposes.
  4. A police station.
  5. Any very plain, monotonous, or ugly large building.

verb:

  1. To jeer and heckle; to attempt to disconcert by verbal means.
  2. To cheer for or support a team.
  3. To live in barracks.
  4. To house military personnel; to quarter.

name:

  1. A male given name.

words with pronunciation similar to barrack

bannockbarrelbaronbarrowbarrenbarrierharrowharasshammockarras

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