Predicate: barb

Roleset id: barb.01 , cause to have barbs, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

barb.01: BARB-V NOTES: Frames file for 'barb' based on sentences in wsj. no Verbnet entry. (from barb.01-v predicate notes)


barb (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: causer of barbedness
        Arg1-PPT: barbed thing

Example: almost always adjectival

        person: ns,  tense: ns,  aspect: ns,  voice: passive,  form: participle

        The company claims a 40% share of the U.S. field fence business, a 35% share of poultry netting sales and a 30% share of barbed wire sales.

        Rel: barbed
        Arg1: wire