To remove (an outer covering); peel off:
To cry out sharply, as in pain
To cry out loudly; shriek; scream
To cause something to emit a snapping sound.
To utter a shout; cry out loudly
To remove the shell of; shuck:
To apply to a surface firmly and with friction:
To cry aloud; to proclaim loudly.
To come off in thin strips or pieces, as bark, skin, or paint:
To yell or shout.
To kill a tree or woody shrub by removing or destroying a band of bark and cambium from its circumference. The plants die because the distribution of food down from the leaves (through the phloem) and sometimes the flow of water and nutrients up from the roots (through the xylem) is disrupted, and the cambium can no longer regenerate these vascular tissues to repair the damage. Unwanted trees, such as invasive or nonnative species, are often eliminated by girdling. Some plant diseases kill trees by destroying a ring of cambium and so girdling them. Gnawing animals, especially rodents, can also girdle trees.
(Archaic) To beg for; implore:
The definition of cough is to force air loudly, without warning through the opening between the vocal cords.
To hang loosely:
To scrape or rub off; wear away by scraping or rubbing
(Intransitive) To utter a deep guttural sound, as an angry animal; to give forth an angry, grumbling sound.
To growl viciously while baring the teeth.
With a popping sound.
To cause to break with a sharp snapping sound:
To strike (the hands) together with an abrupt, loud sound, usually repeatedly:
Find another word for barking. In this page you can discover 27 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for barking, like: muttering, skinning, yelping, yelling, yapping, soliciting, snapping, shouting, shelling, rubbing and roaring.