Pronunciation: (bär'nē),[key] —n., —pl.-neys. 1. Informal. a. an argument.
b. a prizefight.
c. a fight or brawl.
d. a blunder or mistake.
2. a small locomotive used in mining and logging.
3. Motion Picture Slang.a heavily padded cover for a camera, used to reduce the camera noise so that it will not be picked up by the sound-recording equipment.
Pronunciation: (bär'nē),[key] —n. a male given name, form of Bernard.