Barbs Meaning

There are 5 meaning(s) for word Barbs

Meaning 1 : an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect

    Synonyms : dig,  gibe,  jibe,  shaft,  shot,  slam
Meaning 2 : a subsidiary point facing opposite from the main point that makes an arrowhead or spear hard to remove

Meaning 3 : one of the parallel filaments projecting from the main shaft of a feather

Meaning 4 : provide with barbs

    Example : barbed wire

Meaning 5 : the pointed part of barbed wire

How to Pronounce Barbs

  • bÉ‘rb