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bark

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of bark

  1. to remove the natural covering of barking a tree will probably kill it Synonyms of 1bark bark, flay, hull, husk, shell, shuck, skinWords Related to 1bark bare, denude, expose, scale, strip; pare


bark

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of bark

  1. to speak sharply or irritably the new supervisor found that speaking to people with a civil tongue got better results than barking at them Synonyms of 2bark bark, snarlWords Related to 2bark growl, grumble; roar, scream, shout, shriek, yell; fulminate, rage, rant, rave, sputter, storm, tee off, vent, vituperate; blow up, explode, flare (up), flip (out) [slang]Near Antonyms of 2bark calm (down), simmer down


bark

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of bark

  1. a boat equipped with one or more sails took a small bark out on the lake Synonyms of bark sailboat, dinghy, windjammerWords Related to bark bugeye, brigantine, caïque, caravel, catamaran, catboat, cat rig, clipper, corvette, cutter, frigate, galleon, galley, junk, keelboat, ketch, knockabout, lugger, outrigger, pinnace, piragua, sailer, schooner, shallop, sharpie (or sharpy), ship, sloop, square-rigger, xebec, yacht, yawl; bottom, craft, vessel



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