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bebark Explained

bebark at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

From Inter: etyl » enm Inter: term » beberken|lang=enm, Inter: term » biberken|lang=enm, equivalent to Inter: prefix » be|bark.

Verb

Inter: en-verb » bebarks|bebarking|bebarked or bebork {{qualifier|obsolete|bebarked or beborken Inter: qualifier » obsolete}}
  • Inter: transitiv » e To bark about; bark around; bark at.
    1. 1906, Charles Montagu Doughty, The dawn in Britain:
    2. : The remnant, he accounts Dust, base world's dross; even who divinest spirits; Aye, and every lofty work of theirs bebarks, Presumption, still, with his hot carrion breath.
    3. 1954, Peter Russell, Nine:

  • : With Morris such lapses are a rare exception, with Doughty fatally common and disastrous, as when certain gentlemen, audibly cavilling at some project, are said to 'bebark' it. Imagine Achilles bebarking a plan of Agamemnon's!