Traducción de "prickle" - Diccionario Inglés-Español


noun uk /ˈprɪk.l̩/ us

one of several thin, sharp points that stick out of a plant or animal

espina, púa
The fruit can be eaten once the prickles have been removed.

a feeling as if a lot of little points are sticking into your body

verb uk /ˈprɪk.l̩/ us

If thin, sharp objects prickle you, they cause slight pain by touching against your skin. (of thin sharp objects) to cause slight pain by touching against a person’s skin

picar, pinchar
She lay on the grass and the stiff dry grass prickled the back of her legs.

If part of your body prickles, it feels as if a lot of sharp points are touching it because you are frightened or excited.

picar, pinchar
Turner started to be worried and felt the back of his neck prickle.

(Traducción de "prickle" del Diccionario de Cambridge Inglés-Español © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈprikl/

a sharp point growing on a plant or animal

púa, pincho, espina
A hedgehog is covered with prickles.

a feeling of being pricked

a prickle of fear.
prickly adjective (comparative pricklier, superlative prickliest)

covered with prickles

espinoso; con púas
Holly is a prickly plant.

pricking; stinging

pruriginoso, que pica
a prickly rash.
prickliness noun

picazón; cualidad de espinoso

(Traducción de "prickle" del PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)