barked 1 of 2

past tense of bark
as in peeled
to remove the natural covering of barking a tree will probably kill it

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2 of 2

verb (2)

past tense of bark
as in shouted
to speak sharply or irritably the new supervisor found that speaking to people with a civil tongue got better results than barking at them

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“Barked.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Jun. 2024.

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