Adjective "Prickly" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Prickly


    Definition:

    1. full of or armed with prickles.

    2. full of troublesome points: a prickly problem.

    3. prickling; smarting: a prickly sensation.

    Examples:

    "atmospheres can be prickly at times."

    "skins can be prickly over areas."

    "rosebudses can be prickly round necks."

    "nations can be prickly about things."

    "backs can be prickly with sweats."

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