Definition Of barked


(of a dog or other animal) emit a bark.

a dog barked at her

strip the bark from (a tree or piece of wood).

When the celebrations reached their height, initiates climbed nine-foot trees that were barked and notched to form ladders.

tan or dye (leather or other materials) using the tannins found in bark.

He would use varnish and cottonseed oil and some ink black to bark the grain in the wood.

utter (a command or question) abruptly or aggressively.

he began barking out his orders

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