barbed (adj.)
armoured with barbs, protectively covered
R2 III.iii.117[Northumberland to King Richard, of Bolingbroke] His glittering arms he will commend to rust, / His barbed steeds to stables
R3 I.i.10[Richard alone, of war] instead of mounting barbed steeds
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