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Synonyms for bark
bɑrk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bark(noun)

    tough protective covering of the woody stems and roots of trees and other woody plants

    Synonyms:
    barque

  2. bark(noun)

    a noise resembling the bark of a dog

    Synonyms:
    barque

  3. bark, barque(noun)

    a sailing ship with 3 (or more) masts

    Synonyms:
    barque

  4. bark(verb)

    the sound made by a dog

    Synonyms:
    barque

  5. bark(verb)

    speak in an unfriendly tone

    "She barked into the dictaphone"

    Synonyms:
    skin

  6. bark(verb)

    cover with bark

    Synonyms:
    skin

  7. bark, skin(verb)

    remove the bark of a tree

    Synonyms:
    scramble, struggle, peel, clamber, pare, shin, shinny, sputter, skin, scrape

  8. bark(verb)

    make barking sounds

    "The dogs barked at the stranger"

    Synonyms:
    skin

  9. bark(verb)

    tan (a skin) with bark tannins

    Synonyms:
    skin

Wiktionary

  1. bark(2)

    Synonyms:
    latrate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bark(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    yelp

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. bark(n)

    Synonyms:
    cortex

    Associated words:
    cortical, corticate, corticiferous, corticiform, phleophagus, corticose, periderm, liber, decortication, decorticator

  2. bark(v)

    Synonyms:
    peel, flay, skin, decorticate, bay, yelp, yap

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    rind, birchbark, barking, crust, peel, bowwow, cortex

How to pronounce bark?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say bark in sign language?

  1. bark

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#16276crust
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#24832scramble
#32424scrape
#42771pare
#43572rind
#78692sputter
#102076shinny
#103307barque
#147504clamber
#180437bowwow
#217239birchbark

How to use bark in a sentence?

  1. Dan Nufer:

    I understood the potential risks. And I was fine with it, from start to finish, with TICs, I found the bark was much worse than the bite.

  2. Chinese Proverb:

    One dog barks at something, the rest bark at him.

  3. Bill Clinton:

    One of my favorite political ads of all time was a radio ad in rural Arkansas where the announcer said, 'Wouldn't it be great if somebody running for office said something, we could have an immediate reaction to whether it was true or not. Well, we have trained this dog. Well, the dog, if it is not true, he is going to bark,' and the dog was barking on the radio and so people were barking at each other for days after that.

  4. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.

  5. Charles de LEUSSE:

    Who has dog doesn't bark. (Qui a chien n'aboie pas)


Translations for bark

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  • bas, geblaf, blafAfrikaans
  • ልጥAmharic
  • ينبح, نبح, نباح, لحاءArabic
  • кара, брахацьBelarusian
  • лай, вдигам шум, ожулвам, кора, барк, одирам, лая, обелвам кора наBulgarian
  • ছালBengali
  • ruskenn, harzhalBreton
  • lladrar, lladruc, bordar, escorçaCatalan, Valencian
  • aghjabà, abbaghjàCorsican
  • štěkání, kůra, štěkot, štěkatCzech
  • cyfarthiad, rhisglWelsh
  • fartøj, råbe, bjæffe, skrubbe, bark, råbe op, tække, gøen, gø, afbarkeDanish
  • Bellen, Borke, Bark, brüllen, abrinden, Gebell, Rinde, blaffenGerman
  • ξεφλουδίζω, γαβγίζω, υλακή, γάβγισμα, φλοιός, αλύχτημα, γδέρνω, αποφλοιώνωGreek
  • boji, bojo, arboŝeloEsperanto
  • ladrar, descortezar, ladrido, corteza, barcaSpanish
  • haukuma, koorEstonian
  • oskolBasque
  • لاییدن, پارس, پوست, لایش, پوست درخت, توژPersian
  • haukahtaa, tuohia, hiertää, haukku, parkki, venho, aisata, kuori, pursi, ärjäistä, hiertyä, nurista, haukahdus, kattaa, ärjyä, murista, tuohi, haukkua, kuoria, kaarnaFinnish
  • bark, barkskip, børkur, goyggjaFaroese
  • aboyer, écorcer, japper, aboiement, écorce, barqueFrench
  • rúsc, coirtIrish
  • sgrath, comhart, rùsg, comhartaich, rùisg, tabhannaich, plaoisg, cairtScottish Gaelic
  • ladrar, ladro, paraza, cortiza, atouzar, tona, ladrido, cascaGalician
  • roostManx
  • נביחה, שיעול, נבחHebrew
  • छालHindi
  • ugatás, kéreg, bárka, ugatHungarian
  • կեղևArmenian
  • kayuIndonesian
  • bofsa, gjamm, geyja, hundgá, gelt, börkur, barkur, gelta, gá, gjamma, bofs, geyIcelandic
  • abbaiare, scortecciare, latrato, scorza, abbaiamento, cortecciaItalian
  • 吠え声, 樹皮, 吠える, 樹皮を剥ぐ, ほえる, 木の皮Japanese
  • ყეფა, ქერქიGeorgian
  • ព្រុស, សំបកឈើ, ទូក, បកសំបកឈើKhmer
  • 나무껍질, 수피Korean
  • reyîn, هه‌پا, بحه‌پێ, ewtîn, rewîn, هه‌پاندن, وه‌ڕین, بڕه‌وێKurdish
  • lātrō, glubo, lātrātus, cortexLatin
  • SchuelLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
  • žievė, tašisLithuanian
  • miza, riet, tāssLatvian
  • auau, hiako, auMāori
  • лаеж, кора, барка, вреви, лае, луштиMacedonian
  • холтосMongolian
  • salakan, gonggong, kulit kayu, kongkong, salak, kung-kung, gonggonganMalay
  • qoxraMaltese
  • အခေါက်Burmese
  • barkNorwegian
  • blaffen, ontschorsen, bast, geblaf, schors, bark, schrapenDutch
  • bork, barkNorwegian Nynorsk
  • bjeffNorwegian
  • nahałʼin, azhííh, aháshtʼóózhNavajo, Navaho
  • rusca, escòrçaOccitan
  • wanagekwag, migiwin, wanagekOjibwe, Ojibwa
  • szczekanie, kora, szczekaćPolish
  • latido, casca, barca, latir, descascarPortuguese
  • ch'aqwayQuechua
  • bublar, giapar, urlar, üerler, bubler, giapparRomansh
  • scoarță, lătrat, lătraRomanian
  • лай, кора, барка, лаять, [[ободрать]] [[кора, обдирать, барк, гавкать, ободратьRussian
  • त्वच्, तरुत्वच्, वल्कSanskrit
  • kora, lajati, барка, barka, лавеж, кора, лајатиSerbo-Croatian
  • kôra, brechať, štekaťSlovak
  • lajež, lubje, lajati, skorjaSlovene
  • pa'uSamoan
  • skall, skälla, barka, barkSwedish
  • மரப்பட்டை, பட்டைTamil
  • మొరుగుTelugu
  • เปลือกไม้, เปลือกThai
  • kahol, tahol, balat ng kahoyTagalog
  • havlamak, havlama, havTurkish
  • кора, брехати, гавкатиUkrainian
  • چھالUrdu
  • vỏ cây, vỏ, sủaVietnamese
  • vaulam, vaul, vaulön, säjalönVolapük
  • igxolo, ixoloZulu

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