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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A small sharp-pointed tip resembling a spike on a stem or leaf v. - Make a small hole into, as with a needle or a thorn; Cause a stinging or tingling sensation.

Usage examples (39)
  • These are known as prickle cells because of the bridges by which they are connected to one another.
  • My prickle is big and the little one said, iii.
  • Ezek. 28: 24, sallon ', properly a "prickle," such as is found on the shoots of the palm tree.
  • The thought caused the back of his neck to prickle. for more
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