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English definition of “bark”

bark

verb     /bɑːk/ US  /bɑːrk/
B2 [I] (of a dog) to make a loud, rough noise: They heard a dog barking outside.Animal (non-human) sounds C2 [T] to shout at someone in a forceful manner: The sergeant barked (out) a succession of orders to the new recruits.Shouting and screaming
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