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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Granddaughters Laura, Hayley, Nicole, Natasha and Grandchildren xx HOSEY Graham Sadly on 21st February at the Princess of Wales Hospital, in his sleep, Graham of Briary Way, Brackla.
A lovely, pinpoint balance of juicy, briary berries, pretty florals, and earth.
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 boysenberry; vibrant spice merges through the big tannins on a long complex, earthy finish.
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.
These words: a prayer, a briary sky punctures, frays.
The 76-year-old woman was hit by a burglar who forced his way into her house in Briary Croft, Hightown, last Tuesday, demanding cash.
Briary Gap 4g Gigginstown House Stud A big, heavy horse who wants soft ground.
What: Five-bed detached villa Where: Briary Lane,Port Glasgow How much: Offers over pounds 675,000 What's the deal: This gorgeous villa,set over three floors,is ideal for an extended family.
THESE TWO BOOKS--THICK WITH prescriptions for America's future but ensnared in a briary thicket of often arcane facts, acronyms, abbreviations, and figures--represent all the mixed virtues and vices of "pop policy" today (the perils of academic policy being another matter entirely).
The red is juicy with spicy, briary fruit, the chardonnay not as lush as some Aussie offerings - no bad thing - with melon and peach flavours.