Translation of "prickle" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /ˈprɪk.l̩/

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

The fruit can be eaten once the prickles have been removed. 這種水果只要去掉刺就可以吃了。

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

I felt a hot prickle of embarrassment spread across my cheeks. 我覺得非常尷尬,臉上燙呼呼的。

(Translation of “prickle noun” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)