briary


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Adj.1.briary - having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.briary - having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.; "a horse with a short bristly mane"; "bristly shrubs"; "burred fruits"; "setaceous whiskers"
armed - (used of plants and animals) furnished with bristles and thorns

briery

also briary
adjective
Full of sharp needlelike protuberances:
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This is a big wine that still finds a balance between delicate, high-toned floral aromas and a sturdy-structured melange of briary berry fruit dipped in chocolate.
Concentrated and focused with rich, briary fruit flavors of cherry, plum, wild berry and boysenberry; vibrant spice merges through the big tannins on a long complex, earthy finish.
30 The Briary, Shotley Bridge, Consett, is for sale through Your Move Chris Stonock at PS179,950, tel: 01207 504119.
Concentrated and focused with rich, briary fruit flavors of cherry, plum, wild berry and boy-senberry; vibrant spice merges through the big tannins on a long complex, earthy finish.
01656 668967 JENKINS David Rhydwyn James Peacefully on Saturday Oct 19, 2013, after a long illness, David of Briary Way, Brackla, Bridgend; (former Treasurer of Nantyffyllon RFC) much loved husband of Cecelia (Ciss), devoted father of Lynne, Peter and Alun, loved and respected father-in-law of David, Christine and Susan, loving and proud Bampa of Andrew, Helen, Rhodri and Rhys and of his greatgrandchildren Natalie, Lucy and Alice, a dear brother, brother-in-law and uncle.
The White House, Briary Way, Brackla, near Bridgend, is the splendid home of Gareth Williams, 34, who was a hooker for Wales and also played for the Cardiff Blues until his recent retirement.
These words: a prayer, a briary sky punctures, frays.
Properties currently start from pounds 160,000 for a three bedroom Briary home.
N THANKS to Mrs Joan Moore of The Briary, Shotley Bridge, Consett, County Durham for this picture of her reading the Evening Chronicle at Belsay Hall.
The young Graham first lived at The Briary, a large period house three doors away from his current home, Ardendale.
99) is a superior spicy red with sweet, briary fruit , while French Connection Grenache-Syrah (Tesco, pounds 3.
A swirl of tobacco, mocha, and vanilla leads to dark plum and briary berries, with solid and elegant structure.