: to bar from having or doing something specifically : to exclude from contracting with the federal government or a federal contractor was debarred from bidding — compare disbar. Other Words from debar. debarment noun. More from Merriam-Webster on debar.
adverb. with great intensity of spirit, feeling, enthusiasm, etc.; vehemently: I can't know without being in that situation, and I fervently hope I never am. The students are fervently campaigning for reform.