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barnstorm

barn·storm

barnstorm

 
pronunciation:
barn storm
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, transitive verb
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Word Combinations (verb)
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: barnstormed, barnstorming, barnstorms
definition 1: to travel through rural areas giving performances, political speeches, exhibition contests, or the like.
definition 2: to perform acts of stunt flying with a small plane, usu. at rural carnivals or fairs.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: to travel through (a rural area) while barnstorming.
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derivation: barnstormer (n.)