The definition of barring means unless there is something else.
An example of barring is saying “Unless there is bad weather, we will be going sailing tomorrow.”
unless there should be; excepting: barring rain, we leave tonight
Apart from the occurrence of; excepting: Barring strong headwinds, the plane will arrive on schedule.
- Present participle of bar.
- Unless something happens; excepting; in the absence of
- Barring any further red tape, we will finally be able to open the restaurant.
- Barring any sudden storms, the plane should arrive on time.