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prickly

adjective  us   /ˈprɪk·li/
having sharp points that stick out, or causing a stinging feeling: a prickly cactus The wool felt prickly and itchy against his skin.
Translations of “prickly”
in Korean 가시로 뒤덮힘…
in Arabic شائك…
in Portuguese espinhoso…
in Catalan espinós, ple de punxes…
in Japanese とげだらけの…
in Italian spinoso, pungente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 多刺的, 刺痛的, 癢的…
in Russian колючий, раздражительный…
in Turkish dikenli, iğneli, huysuz…
in Chinese (Simplified) 多刺的, 刺痛的, 痒的…
in Polish kolczasty, drażliwy, trudny…
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