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barring
used in The Remains of the Day

2 uses
  • This she did, however, rather rapidly and the next moment I found she had overtaken me and was standing before me, effectively barring my way.
    2m — Day 2 - Morning (18% in)
  • It was unfortunate, then, that I could not for much of the time give to them the attention they warranted; for one may as well declare it, one was in a condition of some preoccupation with the thought that - barring some unseen complication - one would be meeting Miss Kenton again before the day's end.
    4a — Day 4 - Afternoon (29% in)

There are no more uses of "barring" in The Remains of the Day.

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