bark /ˈbɑrk/ 名詞
Bark, n. The short, loud, explosive sound uttered by a dog; a similar sound made by some other animals.
Bark, Barque n.
1. Formerly, any small sailing vessel, as a pinnace, fishing smack, etc.; also, a rowing boat; a barge. Now applied poetically to a sailing vessel or boat of any kind.
2. Naut. A three-masted vessel, having her foremast and mainmast square-rigged, and her mizzenmast schooner-rigged.
Bark, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Barked (░); p. pr. & vb. n. Barking.]
1. To strip the bark from; to peel.
2. To abrade or rub off any outer covering from; as to bark one's heel.
3. To girdle. See Girdle, v. t., 3.
4. To cover or inclose with bark, or as with bark; as, to bark the roof of a hut.
Bark, v. i.
1. To make a short, loud, explosive noise with the vocal organs; -- said of some animals, but especially of dogs.
2. To make a clamor; to make importunate outcries.
They bark, and say the Scripture maketh heretics. --Tyndale.
Where there is the barking of the belly, there no other commands will be heard, much less obeyed. --Fuller.
n 1: tough protective covering of the woody stems and roots of
trees and other woody plants
2: a noise resembling the bark of a dog
3: a sailing ship with 3 (or more) masts [syn: barque]
4: the sound made by a dog
v 1: speak in an unfriendly tone; "She barked into the
2: cover with bark
3: remove the bark of a tree [syn: skin]
4: make barking sounds; "The dogs barked at the stranger"
5: tan (a skin) with bark tannins