Barrie

[ bar-ee ]
/ ˈbær i /

noun

Sir James M(atthew),1860–1937, Scottish novelist, short-story writer, and playwright.
a city in SE Ontario, in S Canada, NW of Toronto.

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British Dictionary definitions for barrie (1 of 2)

barrie
/ (ˈbærɪ) /

adjective

Scot dialect very good; attractive

Word Origin for barrie

from Romany

British Dictionary definitions for barrie (2 of 2)

Barrie
/ (ˈbærɪ) /

noun

Sir James Matthew . 1860–1937, Scottish dramatist and novelist, noted particularly for his popular children's play Peter Pan (1904)
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