from The Century Dictionary.

  • Armed with prickles.
  • Pointed; sharp; incisive.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Having a sharp point; armed with prickles; prickly; aculeate.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Having a sharp point; armed with prickles.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective having or resembling a stinger or barb


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