meaning of barbed

barbed meaning in General Dictionary

Furnished with a barb or barbs as a barbed arrow barbed-wire

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  • Accoutered with defensive armor said of a horse See Barded which is the correct kind
  • effective at wounding
  • having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.
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  • Accoutered with defensive armor; -- said of a horse. See Barded ( which is the proper form.)
  • Furnished with a barb or barbs; as, a barbed arrow; barbed wire.

barbed meaning in General Dictionary

(imp. & p. p.) of Barb

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  • (a.) Furnished with a barb or barbs; since, a barbed arrow; barbed-wire.

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Other important manufactures are iron and steel, slaughtering and meat-packing products, boots and shoes, cigars, furniture, men's clothing, hosiery and knit goods, jute and jute goods, linen-thread, malt liquors, brick, cement, barbed wire, wire nails and planing-mill products.

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