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Plural for a sharp projection near the end of an arrow, fish hook, or similar object, which is angled away from the main point so as to make extraction difficult
“When Betty Bee sets her stinger deep into your skin she forgets she has a barb attached to her stinger that prevents her from pulling it out of her victim.”
Plural for a deliberately hurtful remark
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“The barb stung her exactly the way he hoped it would.”
Plural for an abruptly tapering point or a sharp spine
Plural for a witty remark or joke
Plural for the lower shaft of a feather, specifically the region lacking barbs
Plural for an antenna or appendage used for feeling, especially on an insect
Plural for a bent piece of metal, typically barbed and baited, for catching fish
Plural for a spearlike weapon with a barbed head
Plural for any object used as a weapon by being thrown or fired through the air
Plural for a curved pointed horny nail on each digit of the foot in birds, lizards, and some mammals
To give a point to
“The creeping mist coiled its tendrils round the spiky barbs like grasping fingers.”
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