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prickly

prick·ly

prickly

 
 
pronunciation:
prI kli
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
inflections: pricklier, prickliest
definition 1: full of prickles.
a prickly cactus
definition 2: smarting or tingling.
definition 3: troublesome or difficult to handle.
a prickly problem
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