Definitions for prickleˈprɪk əl
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spine, thorn, prickle, pricker, sticker, spikelet(verb)
a small sharp-pointed tip resembling a spike on a stem or leaf
cause a prickling sensation
cause a stinging or tingling sensation
make a small hole into, as with a needle or a thorn
"The nurse pricked my finger to get a small blood sample"
A small, sharp pointed object, such as a thorn.
A tingling sensation of mild discomfort.
To feel a prickle.
To cause someone to feel a prickle.
a little prick; a small, sharp point; a fine, sharp process or projection, as from the skin of an animal, the bark of a plant, etc.; a spine
a kind of willow basket; -- a term still used in some branches of trade
a sieve of filberts, -- about fifty pounds
to prick slightly, as with prickles, or fine, sharp points
Origin: [AS. pricele, pricle; akin to LG. prickel, D. prikkel. See Prick, n.]
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