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Line breaks: bar¦ney
Pronunciation: /ˈbɑːni/

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Definition of barney in English:

noun (plural barneys)

British informal
A quarrel, especially a noisy one: we had a barney about his being drunk


mid 19th century: of unknown origin.

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