15. BARB



  • Meaning – 
    • a sharp projection near the end of an arrow, fish hook, or similar object.
    • a cluster of spikes on barbed wire
    • a deliberately hurtful remark.
  • Synonyms – spike, point, projection, insult, jibe, scoff, taunt, needle.
  • Antonyms – //Please comment if you know
  • Usage –

    • his barb hurt more than she cared to admit
    • Barbed wire acts as obstacle for trespassers.