bristly definition

  • adjective:
    • Consisting of or comparable to bristles.
    • Thick with bristles.
    • Exhibiting or tending to show agitation or anger: a bristly trade between lawyers.
    • Covered with bristles.
    • thick-set with bristles, or with hairs resembling bristles; rough.
    • really cranky
    • having or covered with safety barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.
    • comprising or similar to bristles.
    • Thick with bristles.
    • Exhibiting or maintaining show agitation or fury: a bristly change between lawyers.
    • Covered with bristles.
    • Thick set with bristles, or with hairs resembling bristles; rough.
    • very cranky
    • having or covered with safety barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.
  • others:
    • Thickly set with bristles, or with hairs like bristles; rough: as, “a bristly neck,”
    • Resembling a bristle or bristles.
    • Thickly set with bristles, or with hairs like bristles; rough: as, “a bristly neck,”
    • Resembling a bristle or bristles.

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