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bark

US [bɑrk]
UK [bɑː(r)k]
  • n.树皮;(狗等的)吠声;枪声;短促响亮的人声
  • v.(狗)吠叫;厉声发令;厉声质问;擦破(或蹭掉)…的皮
  • Web狗叫;咆哮;犬吠
Simple Present:barks  Present Participle:barking  Past Tense:barked  
bark
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n.
1.
树皮the outer covering of a tree
2.
(狗等的)吠声,嗥叫声the short loud sound made by dogs and some other animals
3.
枪声;短促响亮的人声a short loud sound made by a gun or a voice
a bark of laughter
一声大笑
IDM
sbs bark is worse than their bite
(informal)
嘴硬心软;说话强硬,其实并不伤人;貌似凶狠used to say that sb is not really as angry or as aggressive as they sound
v.
1.
[i]
~ (at sb/sth)
(狗)吠叫when a dogbarks , it makes a short loud sound
The dog suddenly started barking at us.
那条狗突然开始对我们汪汪叫。
2.
[t]
厉声发令;厉声质问to give orders, ask questions, etc. in a loud, unfriendly way
She barked out an order.
她厉声命令。
He barked questions at her.
他厉声质问她。
‘Who are you?’ he barked.
“你是谁?”他厉声质问道。
3.
[t]
~ sth
擦破(或蹭掉)…的皮to rub the skin off your knee, etc. by falling or by knocking against sth
IDM
You're barking up the wrong tree if you're expecting us to lend you any money.
你要是指望我们借钱给你,你是走错庙门了。
be barking up the wrong tree
(informal)
把方法搞错(或想偏);走错路线to have the wrong idea about how to get or achieve sth
You're barking up the wrong tree if you're expecting us to lend you any money.
你要是指望我们借钱给你,你是走错庙门了。

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