Part of speech:
A confused, complicated, or tangled situation:
Any nonvocal sound like this
To reprove sharply; reproach.
The protective outer covering of the trunk, branches, and roots of trees and other woody plants. Bark includes all tissues outside the vascular cambium. In older trees, bark is usually divided into inner bark, consisting of living phloem, and outer bark, consisting of the periderm (the phelloderm, cork cambium, and cork) and all the tissues outside it. The outer bark is mainly dead tissue that protects the tree from heat, cold, insects, and other dangers. The appearance of bark varies according to the manner in which the periderm forms, as in broken layers or smoother rings. Bark also has lenticels, porous corky areas that allow for the exchange of water vapor and gases with the interior living tissues.
The roar of a large animal, such as a bull.
A gang fight.
A loud, deep, prolonged sound or cry, as of a person in distress or rage.
(Slang) Something uproariously funny or absurd.
(New England) A dessert made by stewing fruit topped with pieces of biscuit dough, which steam as the fruit cooks.
A low indistinct sound or utterance.
To speak in low, indistinct tones without much movement of the lips, as in complaining or in speaking to oneself
To utter or give forth with a deep, resonant sound:
To envelop or enfold in a covering:
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