Meaning of barre
Pronunciation: (bär), [key]
— n. Ballet.
- a handrail placed at hip height, used by a dancer to maintain balance during practice.
Pronunciation: (bä-rā'), [key]
— n. Textiles.
- a pattern of stripes or bands of color extending across the warp in woven and knitted fabrics.
- a streak in the filling direction when one or more picks are of a color different from that of adjacent picks.