Bristle synonyms

brĭs'əl
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One of the fine strands that grow from the skin of mammals, usually providing insulation against the cold. Modified hairs sometimes serve as protective defenses, as in the quills of a porcupine or hedgehog, or as tactile organs, as in the whiskers (called vibrissae ) of many nocturnal mammals. Hair filaments are a modification of the epidermis of the skin and are composed primarily of keratin. Hair also contains melanin, which determines hair color.
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A sharp point projecting backward, as on the stinger of a bee.
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The definition of anger is to make someone mad or aggravated.
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The definition of a brush is a tool with bristles on a handle, the process of using such a tool or the act of lightly sweeping something.
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A slender body part used for touching or sensing. The antennae of insects and the barbels of catfish are feelers.
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The axon of a neuron.
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To feel or express great anger.
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To disturb; especially, to cause to flutter.
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A stiff hair, bristle, or bristlelike process or part on an organism. Setae on the bodies of spiders are used as sensory organs, while setae on the bodies of many polychaete worms, such as earthworms, are used for locomotion. Microscopic setae on the feet of geckos allow adhesion to vertical surfaces.
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To walk in a vain, stiff, swaggering manner
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Toast is defined as to warm, heat or brown, or to give cheers to someone.
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To go, move, or incline upward; ascend.
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rise up as in fear
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The definition of abound means to have a large amount of something.
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To burst is defined as to break apart suddenly and with force.
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The hair of a horse, especially from the mane and tail, used for upholstery.
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The hollow stemlike main shaft of a feather.
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To gather and fly off in a swarm
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To display in abundance
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To be exuberant.
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To display in abundance
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To display in abundance
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To display in abundance
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(Idiomatic) To include or be covered with swarms or large numbers of (something, especially insects or people); to have in great numbers or multitudes.
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To check, restrain, or control with, or as if with, a bridle; as in bridle your tongue.
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To show sudden anger
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Lace worked by the needle.
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Anything that keeps troubling, vexing, or irritating one, like a constantly pricking thorn
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Teem is defined as to be full of something and ready to burst or to pour.
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To move with great violence or intensity:
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To inflate or fill with air.
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(Idiomatic, of anger, etc.) To reach the point where aggressive action is taken.
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To make or produce by the application of fire or burning heat.
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To shatter with a loud noise:
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To be or become angry
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To be extremely angry; rage.
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To boil or to surge, bubble, or foam as if boiling
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To rise or be given off as steam
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(Intransitive) To feel a swarming sensation.
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(Intransitive) To have or be in abundance; to abound, so as to run or flow over.
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To flow over or across; flood
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To breed quickly
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To be or become angry
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In a pretentious or boastful way:
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(Obsolete) To enrich.
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Find another word for bristle. In this page you can discover 57 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for bristle, like: hair, barb, anger, arista, brush, feeler, fiber, fume, ruffle, seta and strut.