From all this striving and achieving, and from all the satisfying rewards which come with success, woman is debarred.
Why have American meats been debarred at times from European markets?
The ghosts of the dead were dreaming phantoms, debarred from permanently returning to their abandoned bodies.
She was expiring, and yet I was debarred the small comfort of weeping by her.
If any are debarred, the cause must be their own incompetence.
Then lunatics, at all events, are not debarred from going to the poll.
Hence he would be debarred his usual gratification of combatting them.
For the present they were debarred from entering the main field of operations.
debarred henceforth from saying mass, they resolved to return to Montreal and leave the Pottawattamies uninstructed.
Not that the teacher is to have no liberty from which the scholars are debarred; this would be impossible.
early 15c., "to shut out, exclude," from French débarrer, from Old French desbarer (12c., which, however, meant only "to unbar, unbolt," the meaning turned around in French as the de- was felt in a different sense), from des- (see dis-) + barrer "to bar" (see bar (n.1)). Related: Debarment; debarred.