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Sample sentences for the GRE study word barb

barb can be used as a verb
barb can be used as a noun

1.The shining barb appear above the wound. - from The Iliad of Homer by Homer
2.Yes these laws might be engraven on a Queen Anne's forthing, or the barb of a harpoon, and worn round the neck, so small are they. - from Moby Dick; or The Whale by Herman Melville
3.But ratling storm of Arrows barbd with fire. - from Paradise Lost by John Milton
4."For the white fiend But now for the barbs thou must make them thyself, man. - from Moby Dick; or The Whale by Herman Melville
5.Three punctures were made in the heathen flesh, and the White Whale's barbs were then tempered. - from Moby Dick; or The Whale by Herman Melville
6.Here are my razors--the best of steel here, and make the barbs sharp as the needle-sleet of the Icy Sea.. - from Moby Dick; or The Whale by Herman Melville
7.Silently obeying the order, the three harpooneers now stood with the detached iron part of their harpoons, some three feet long, held, barbs up, before him. - from Moby Dick; or The Whale by Herman Melville
8.In a ship I belonged to, a small cub Sperm Whale was once bodily hoisted to the deck for his poke or bag, to make sheaths for the barbs of the harpoons, and for the heads of the lances. - from Moby Dick; or The Whale by Herman Melville
9.Caught and twisted--corkscrewed in the mazes of the line, loose harpoons and lances, with all their bristling barbs and points, came flashing and dripping up to the chocks in the bows of Ahab's boat. - from Moby Dick; or The Whale by Herman Melville

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