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Verb
To make a sharp explosive cry, especially that of a dog, fox, seal, etc.
“Before they got far away, the dog began to bark at a bear.”
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To say something quickly and irritably
“Kojiro never did anything except scream and yell and bark orders at everyone he came in contact with.”
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To remove the (natural) skin or outer covering of
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“But, when you tumble over and bark your shins, you are less than enamored by gravity.”
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To announce or advertise, usually loudly
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Disbark or excorticate
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To make a husky, squawking noise
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To engage in (typically meaningless or unimportant) conversation
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To solicit or ask for (business), especially aggressively
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To emit or cause to emit sound
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A sharp explosive cry, especially that of a dog, fox, seal, etc.
“The bark of seals drowns out the din of the city you left behind, and at night, the canal's placid silence is just what you need to decompress.”
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The tough protective outer sheath of the trunk, branches, and twigs of a tree or woody shrub
“Dropping with my back against the tree, the sharp edges of the bark cut my hands in several places.”
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A boat propelled by a sail (or sails)
“After sailing on a bark to London, they settled in a Palatine colony in Spitalfields.”
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A deep and hoarse sound, voice or call
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Protective covering
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An outer layer or covering
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