New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: prickle · princely · briskly · crackly · pickle · pricey · prick · pricy · quickly · sickly
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prickly

1. adjective BOT, ZOOL covered in prickles2. adjective easily offended3. adjective causing controversy4. adjective PHYSIOL (of feeling) stinging, tingling5. adjective making skin sting 1 adjective BOT, ZOOL covered in pricklesdeilgneach adj1  c m ucolgach adj1  c m ua prickly bush sceach dheilgneach 2 adjective pejorative easily offendeddriseogach adj1drisíneach adj  c m ucoilgneach adj1he's a prickly lad tá sé an-ghoilliúnach, is soghonta an buachaill é, ní féidir méirín fhliuch a leagan air
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3 adjective causing controversyachrannach adj1  c m uciotach adj1  c m uthis is the prickly bit seo an chuid achrannach, seo é a tharraingeoidh an t-achrann, seo é an crann spairne 4 adjective PHYSIOL (of feeling) stinging, tinglinga prickly sensation in the lips griofadach sna liopaíshe felt prickly all over bhí drithlíní i ngach ball di, bhí griofadach ina craiceann ar fad 5 adjective making skin sting coilgneach adj1guaireachprickly stubble féasóg choilgneach

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