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Another word for prickle

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Noun
  1. A sharp, pointed object

      1. A magnetic needle.
      2. Needle valve
      3. A hypodermic needle.
      1. (Vulgar Slang) A person considered to be mean or contemptible, especially a man.
      2. A pointed object, such as an ice pick, goad, or thorn.
      3. A small, sharp, local pain, such as that made by a needle or bee sting.
      1. A sharp process of bone
      2. Any of the sharp, stiff projections on the bodies of certain animals, as the quill of a porcupine or a ray of a fish's fin
      3. Anything resembling either of these projections
      1. (Botany) A modified branch in the form of a sharp woody structure.
      2. A sharp, pointed protuberance on an animal; spine
      3. One that causes sharp pain, irritation, or discomfort:
    See also:

    sharp

  2. A sensation of physical discomfort occurring as the result of disease or injury

      1. A longing or desire.
      2. A painful sorrow.
      3. A dull, steady pain.
      1. An unpleasant feeling occurring as a result of injury or disease, usually localized in some part of the body:
      2. (Informal) A source of annoyance; a nuisance:
      3. Bodily suffering characterized by such feelings:
      1. A sudden sharp feeling of emotional distress:
      2. A sudden, sharp, and brief pain, physical or emotional
      3. A sudden sharp bodily pain:
      1. A small, sharp, local pain, such as that made by a needle or bee sting.
      2. A persistent or sharply painful feeling of sorrow or remorse.
      3. A sharp pain caused by or as if by being pricked
      1. (Slang) Intelligence; expertise:
      2. Sharp pain or anguish:
      3. A smarting sensation, pain or distress
      1. A wound inflicted with or as if with a pointed weapon.
      2. An attempt; a try:
      3. A sudden sensation of anguish or pain
      1. The ability or power to sting or wound
      2. A sharp-pointed organ in insects and certain other animals, used to prick, wound, or inject poison
      3. A pain or wound resulting from or as from stinging
      1. (Informal) The least part; a bit:
      2. A sudden, sharp pain in the side or back
      3. A way of arranging the threads in sewing, knitting, crocheting, or suturing:
      1. A condition of extreme difficulty or trouble:
      2. A spasm or pang of pain
      3. A severe pang or spasm of pain, as in childbirth.
      1. A mental or emotional pain:
      2. A sharp, sudden physical pain.
      3. A sudden, brief, darting pain or pang
      1. A condition of great wretchedness or suffering because of pain, sorrow, poverty, etc.; distress
      2. The state of suffering and want as a result of physical circumstances or extreme poverty.
      3. A cause of such suffering; pain, sorrow, poverty, squalor, etc.
    See also:

    pain

Another word for prickle

Noun
  1. A needle

      1. (Short for) clothespin, safety pin, cotter pin, etc.
      2. A rolling pin.
      3. (--- Nautical) A thole pin.
      1. Any of the stiff, sharp-pointed, superficial emergences on a plant, as on a rose, thistle, or cactus
      2. A sharp process of bone
      3. Any of the sharp, stiff projections on the bodies of certain animals, as the quill of a porcupine or a ray of a fish's fin
      1. (Botany) A usually elongated, unbranched inflorescence with stalkless flowers arranged along an axis.
      2. Any of a number of sharp or pointed metal projections on the soles, and often on the heels, of shoes used for baseball, golf, track, etc. to prevent slipping
      3. A thorn or spine.
    See also:

    needle

  2. A sensation

    See also:

    feeling

Verb
  1. See also:

    tickle