[ bahr-kee ]
/ ˈbɑr ki /

adjective, bark·i·er, bark·i·est.

consisting of, containing, or covered with bark.
resembling bark.

Nearby words

  1. barkla,
  2. barkla, charles glover,
  3. barkley,
  4. barkley, alben william,
  5. barklouse,
  6. barlach,
  7. barlach, ernst,
  8. barletta,
  9. barley,
  10. barley coal

Origin of barky

First recorded in 1580–90; bark2 + -y1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for barky

  • All is clear ahead, for if any of those ugly seas were to break on board, it might play havoc with the barky.

    Sunshine Bill|W H G Kingston