Barbing
Barb Barb, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Barbed} (b[aum]rbd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Barbing}.] 1. To shave or dress the beard of. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

2. To clip; to mow. [Obs.] --Marston. [1913 Webster]

3. To furnish with barbs, or with that which will hold or hurt like barbs, as an arrow, fishhook, spear, etc. [1913 Webster]

But rattling storm of arrows barbed with fire. --Milton. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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