barb - Dictionary definition and meaning for word barb
Imagine a 'barb-e-que' being prepared with the help of a needle-like-stick..
barber uses scissor to cut your hair so barb can be taken from it as a cutting remark.
generally we call a barb(for laying fencing)wire hence it refers to sharp thick which is projected on a wire and hence it can openly cut ...
BEst example wld be an BarbWIre Used for fencing for protection against theft...!!
imagine a barbarian running with sharp objects in hand and shouting cutting remarks