Part of speech:
The bristling of the body hair, as from fear or cold; goose bumps.
Having or consisting of bristles; bristly:
To heat and brown (bread, for example) by placing in a toaster or an oven or close to a fire.
Strut is defined as to walk in a stiff, swaggering way.
To become irregular or rough:
To expose something (especially wood) to ammonia fumes in order to produce dark tints.
To lift the head and draw in the chin in anger or resentment.
To be filled or crowded; teem
To be or increase in great numbers:
To flow over the brim or edge of
Teem is defined as to be full of something and ready to burst or to pour.
To expose to steam, as in cooking.
To be violently excited or agitated:
To spread or prevail forcefully:
A colloid in which particles of a gas are dispersed throughout a liquid.
To harden or impart a finish to by subjecting to intense heat; fire:
One of the sharp hollow spines of a porcupine or hedgehog.
(Linguistics) A vowel point.
A very short, hard, leafless branch or stem with a sharp point
Fabric made from the hair of certain animals:
To rise in revolt
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