Spiny synonyms

spī'nē
Category:
Part of speech:
Sharp; incisive; to the point, as an epigram
0
0
Stinging; cutting
0
0
Of a graph or trend that has rapidly reached a maximum.
0
0
Full of controversial points; difficult; contentious
0
0
Sudden and shrill:
0
0
Covered with rough bristles, stiff hairs, or small spines
0
0
Prickling or tingling or smarting:
0
0
Advertisement
Alternative spelling of briary.
0
0
Covered with prickles; bristling, as a porcupine
0
0
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
0
0
Full of thistles
0
0
Causing irritation or distress; vexatious.
0
0
Causing little hardship or distress:
0
0
So replete with interlocking points and complications as to be painfully irritating
0
0
Advertisement
(Botany) Having a covering of fine barbs, quills, spines or thorns
0
0
Like a briar; thorny.
0
0
having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.
0
0
Consisting of or similar to bristles.
0
0
having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.
0
0
The definition of burry is someone or something that is prickly or full of burs.
0
0
Thickly set with bristles or bristly hairs.
0
0
Advertisement
Having or consisting of bristles; bristly:
0
0
Spine-like; spiny.
0
0
Without spines, or thorny processes
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Advertisement
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Find another word for spiny. In this page you can discover 34 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for spiny, like: pointed, barbed, spiked, thorny, sharp, hispid, prickly, briery, echinate, pricky and thistly.