English version

barbed

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Weapons
barbedbarbed /bɑːbd $ bɑːrbd/ adjective 🔊 🔊 1 PMWa barbed hook or arrow has one or more sharp curved points on it2 UNKINDa barbed remark is unkind 🔊 a barbed comment on his appearance
Examples from the Corpus
barbedShe had a pair of batons with wickedly barbed ends.
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