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How to Pronounce Bark: Learn how to pronounce Bark in English correctly

Learn how to say Bark correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word bark:

the sharp explosive cry of a dog, fox, or seal.
a sound resembling a bark, typically one made by someone laughing or coughing:
a short bark of laughter
1 [no object] (of a dog, fox, or seal) give a bark:
a dog barked at her
(of a person) make a sound resembling a bark:
she barked with laughter
2 [with object] utter (a command or question) abruptly or aggressively:
he began barking out his orders
[with direct speech]:
‘Nobody is allowed up here,’ he barked
[no object] US call out in order to sell or advertise something:
doormen bark at passers-by, promising hot girls and cold beer

someone’s bark is worse than their bite

someone’s fierce and intimidating manner does not reflect their true nature:
don’t worry, her bark is worse than her bite
be barking up the wrong tree

informal be pursuing a mistaken or misguided line of thought or course of action:
his wife thinks he’s under suspicion, but I’m sure she’s barking up the wrong tree

Old English beorc (noun), beorcan (verb), of Germanic origin; possibly related to break1