Unbarbed

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Unbarbed Destitute of barbs, or of reversed points, hairs, or plumes; as, an unbarbed feather.
    • Unbarbed Not shaven.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • unbarbed Not sheared, shaven, or mown; unshaven.
    • unbarbed Not furnished with barbs or reversed points, hairs, or plumes.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Unbarbed un-bärbd′ (Shak.) not shaven, untrimmed: without barbs or plumes.
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Usage

In literature:

III.ii.99 (381,6) my unbarb'd sconce?
"Notes to Shakespeare, Volume III: The Tragedies" by Samuel Johnson
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