Definition of barked in English:

barked

adjective

  • in combination (of a tree or woody shrub) having bark of a specified kind.

    ‘thick-barked trees that could resist fire’
    • ‘All four study areas consisted of remnant eucalyptus forest dominated by rough-barked tree species.’
    • ‘The scarring susceptibility is high for small, thin-barked trees and for trees that have been previously scarred.’
    • ‘Evolution prepared the gray-barked giants to withstand the fast-burning low flames of grass fires.’
    • ‘The thick-skinned, yellow-barked ponderosa pines are known as "yellowbellies."’
    • ‘The pair is partly hidden in a forest of white-barked aspen.’

Pronunciation

barked

/bɑːkt/