bull bar

bull bars
N-COUNT: usu pl
On some motor vehicles, bull bars are metal bars fixed to the front that are designed to protect it if it crashes.

English dictionary. 2008.

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  • bull bar — UK US noun [countable] [singular bull bar plural bull bars] a frame of strong metal bars around the front of a car or truck, used for protecting it if there is an accident Thesaurus: external parts of cars and other road vehicles …   Useful english dictionary

  • bull bar — bull ,bar noun count a frame of strong metal bars around the front of a car or truck, used for protecting it if there is an accident …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • bull bar — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms bull bar : singular bull bar plural bull bars a frame of strong metal bars around the front of a car or truck, used for protecting it if there is an accident …   English dictionary

  • bull bar — noun a) A framework of metal bars at a vehicles front to protect it during collisions with cattle, etc. b) The same framework fitted as a fashion accessory Syn: kangaroo bar, roo bar, nudge bar …   Wiktionary

  • bull bar — /ˈbʊl ba/ (say bool bah) noun a metal grid placed in front of a motor vehicle to prevent damage to the vehicle in case of collision, especially with kangaroos, stray cattle, etc., on outback roads; roo bar; kangaroo bar. Also, bullbar …   Australian English dictionary

  • Bull bar — stout bar fixed to the front of a vehicle to protect it against hitting kangaroos …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • bull bar — Australian Slang stout bar fixed to the front of a vehicle to protect it against hitting kangaroos …   English dialects glossary

  • bull bar — The upward extension of a bumper to protect lights and the grille. Also see nerf bar …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • bull-bar — /bool bahr /, n. Australian. a metal frame attached to the front of a vehicle to prevent damage in case of a collision with stray animals on outback roads. * * * …   Universalium

  • bull bar — noun a strong metal grille fitted to the front of a motor vehicle to protect against impact damage …   English new terms dictionary


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