The most typical family is the Drepanidae, so named for the stout sickle-shaped beak with which the birds extract insects from heavy-barked trees; Gadow considers the family American in its origin, and thinks that the Moho,' a family of honey-suckers, were later corners and from Australia.
She barked and snatched his shirt.
Talon barked at her, and she realized she'd stopped walking.
Striding to a tree, she barked an order.
He barked a laugh.
Horses stomped, dogs barked, and children scurried everywhere.
Brutus barked and she hushed him.
The Upper Coal Measures (Stephanian) are characterized among the Calamarieae, now more than ever abundant, by the prevalence of the Calamodendreae; new species of Sphenophyllum make their appearance; among the Lycopods, Lepidodendron and its immediate allies diminish, and smooth-barked Sigillariae are the characteristic representatives.
I have heard of a dog that barked at every stranger who approached his master's premises with clothes on, but was easily quieted by a naked thief.
Dusty barked into his mic.
Cynthia barked, her face getting redder by the minute.
The man with silver eyes barked at Daniela.
There were small white houses here, one with a dog that barked as she passed.
After a series of clicks, the lieutenant barked into the phone.
"Don't!" she barked, tensing.
"No, really –" "Back of the line!" a woman barked at her.
This may be due to frost, especially in thin-barked trees, and often occurs in beeches, pears, &c.; or it may result from bruising by wind, hailstones, gun-shot wounds in coverts, &c., the latter of course very local.
It is the common result of fires passing alongtoo rapidly to burn the trees; and thin-barked treeshornbeam, beech, firs, &c. may exhibit it as the results of sunburn, especially when exposed to the south-west after the removal of shelter.
Sometimes one came near to my window, attracted by my light, barked a vulpine curse at me, and then retreated.
Look at those cramped dead firs, ever the same, and at me too, sticking out my broken and barked fingers just where they have grown, whether from my back or my sides: as they have grown so I stand, and I do not believe in your hopes and your lies.
To her surprise, he barked a laugh of half-pain from their fall and half-triumph.
They stopped in the shadow of a hill, and Mansr barked quiet orders at the dozen warriors with them.
As he barked a welcome, steam rolled out of his mouth in a cloud.
It is well known in England for its graceful habit, the slender, grey - or white - barked stem, the delicate, drooping branches and the quivering leaves, a bright, clear green in s p r i n g, becoming duller in the summer, but often keeping their greenness rather late into the 5 autumn.
A dog barked down the alley and Dean turned to see a man walking a collie as his wife looked on from a doorway.
"Dammit, Lana," she murmured with a look at her watch then barked, "Doc, hurry!"
Hilden barked, all but tearing the bow from Taran's shoulder.
Brutus didn't normally hang around the house, and he always barked at strangers.