former municipal borough of SE England: now, with Dagenham, constituting a borough (Barking and Dagenham) of Greater London
- Present participle of bark.
(comparative more barking, superlative most barking)
- Who or that barks or bark.
- barking dogs
- (British slang) Short for barking mad.
- He's going to run the marathon in this hot weather dressed as Donald Duck – he must be barking!
- The action of the verb to bark.
- Loud barking could be heard from the dog pound.
- A town in London.