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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A sharp point that sticks out from something else.

Usage examples (6)
  • There was no barb on the fishhook, so the fish got away.
  • A barb-wire cut is the best example of this class.
  • Standing at that barb-wire fence was like standing at the gate of the
  • Treads and barb-wire cuts are common injuries to the region of the coronet. for more
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