bark (something) out (to someone)

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bark (something) out (to someone)

To yell at or speak severely to another person. The science teacher barked a scolding out to us for not doing our homework. I know I barked out my instructions earlier, so I guess no one was actually listening to me.
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And if your dog barks out of fear or anxiety, remember that those issues must be addressed before you can realistically expect your dog to stop barking.
Colin Stewart barks out his spoken-word vocals to psychedelic freak-outs.