bark

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Synonyms for bark

Synonyms for bark

a sudden sharp, explosive noise

to make a sudden sharp, explosive noise

to speak abruptly and sharply

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Synonyms for bark

a noise resembling the bark of a dog

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a sailing ship with 3 (or more) masts

the sound made by a dog

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speak in an unfriendly tone

cover with bark

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remove the bark of a tree

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make barking sounds

tan (a skin) with bark tannins

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References in classic literature ?
His eyes were bright; and he barked joyfully when I spoke to him.
When he was out on the snow he barked furiously, as though on the trail of a musk-ox, and, barking and leaping and frisking, passed out of sight.
And to the Arangi, this hot-white tropic morning, Jerry went on the whaleboat under the arm of his Mister Haggin, while on the beach Biddy moaned her woe, and Michael, not sophisticated, barked the eternal challenge of youth to the Unknown.
For the second and last time in his life he had barked and made himself understood.
Toto couldn't pound the drum with his knees and he didn't know enough to wag his tail against it, so Dorothy pounded the drum for him and that made him bark, and when the little dog barked the fox-captain scowled.
The Dog in a rage, being awakened from its slumber, stood up and barked at the Ox, and whenever it came near attempted to bite it.
But just then the dog, squirming and rubbing against the newcomer's legs, opened his mouth and barked.
Sometimes one came near to my window, attracted by my light, barked a vulpine curse at me, and then retreated.
And he barked as if he were a real watchdog: "Bow, wow, wow
Your beautifully barked trunk must be the centre of attention
WHEN Coventry couple Sue and Paul Davies fell for rescue dog Leo, the fact that he barked a lot didn't worry them at all - at least not to start with.