prickle noun - Definition in the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “prickle”

See all translations

prickle

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈprɪk.l̩/
one of several thin sharp points that stick out of a plant or animal
(动植物的)刺,棘
The fruit can be eaten once the prickles have been removed.
这种水果只要去掉刺就可以吃了。
The skin, hair and bone of non-human animalsParts of plants
a feeling as if a lot of little points are sticking into your body
(皮肤)刺痒,刺痛
I felt a hot prickle of embarrassment spread across my cheeks.
我觉得非常尴尬,脸上热辣辣的。
Skin complaints and blemishes
(Definition of prickle noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “prickle” in simplified Chinese

Definitions of “prickle” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

generous

willing to give money, help, kindness, etc., especially more than is usual or expected

Word of the Day

May I sit here? Asking for and giving permission.

by Liz Walter,
June 03, 2015
We often find ourselves in situations where we need to ask for permission or to reply to people who ask us for permission. Here are some words and phrases to help you do this in a natural way. The simplest way to ask for permission is with the modal verb can: Can

Read More 

ebolaphobia noun

June 01, 2015
irrational fear of the (spread of) the Ebola virus Ebolaphobia Going Viral

Read More