Bart

[bahrt]
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noun

a male given name, form of Bartholomew, Bartlett, or Bartram.

Bart.

Starr

[stahr]

noun

BelleMyra Belle Shirley, 1848–89, U.S. outlaw and folk hero.
Bryan BartlettBart, born 1934, U.S. football player.
RingoRichard Starkey, born 1940, English musician, drummer for the Beatles.
a male or female given name.
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Examples from the Web for bart

Contemporary Examples of bart

  • Ultimately, all kids see a little bit of Bart in themselves—a scared but bright kid who just needs some encouragement and trust.

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    Growing Up with Bart Simpson

    Alex Suskind

    August 31, 2014

  • Bart gets confused and angry, he gets bullied, he experiences the manic highs and lows that come with being a child.

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    Growing Up with Bart Simpson

    Alex Suskind

    August 31, 2014

  • Everywhere I go I see kids buying Bart t-shirts, Bart books, Bart posters, Bart dolls, Bart masks.

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    Growing Up with Bart Simpson

    Alex Suskind

    August 31, 2014

  • The lesson: with the right motivation and in the right circumstances, Bart was actually pretty clever.

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    Growing Up with Bart Simpson

    Alex Suskind

    August 31, 2014

  • Homer, Marge, Lisa, Bart, and Maggie have all been accidental political players in their nearly three decades on the air.

Historical Examples of bart

  • "He's getting stranger than ever," remarked Bart to Ned in a low tone.

  • "I know," answered Bart, for he had a habit of teasing his sister.

  • "I guess there's enough in the club treasury for a little spread," said Bart.

  • "Oh, Ned's always willing to take chances," said Bart Keene.

  • "Yes, and he said he must have left them on the bank where we ate lunch," responded Bart.


British Dictionary definitions for bart

Bart

noun

Lionel . 1930–99, British composer and playwright. His musicals include Oliver (1960)

Bart.

abbreviation for

Baronet

Starr

noun

(Myra) Belle . 1848–89, US outlaw, a famous rustler of horses and cattle
Ringo, original name Richard Starkey . born 1940, British rock musician; drummer (1962–70) with the Beatles
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Word Origin and History for bart

bart.

abbreviation of baronet. Attested from c.1771.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper