Barbed Meaning

There are 2 meaning(s) for word Barbed

Meaning 1 : having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.

    Synonyms : barbellate,  briary,  briery,  bristled,  bristly,  burred,  burry,  prickly,  setaceous,  setose,  spiny,  thorny
Meaning 2 : capable of wounding

    Example : a barbed compliment

    Synonyms : biting,  mordacious,  nipping,  pungent

How to Pronounce Barbed

  • bÉ‘rbd