pricky


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prick·y

 (prĭk′ē)
adj. prick·i·er, prick·i·est
Prickly.

pricky

(ˈprɪkɪ)
adj, prickier or prickiest
covered with pricks
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pricky

adjective
Full of sharp needlelike protuberances:
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He showed in the Northern Ireland games - albeit as a pricky right winger - that he still has plenty to offer.
The pricky pear cactus may become a herbal superstar if Ran Kniskinsky, a professional health researcher, has anything to say about it: his Prickly Pear Cactus Medicine: Treatments For Diabetes, Cholesterol, And The Immune System points out this plant has long been a stable in diets and has been used as a remedy for many common ailments for a long time.
Pricky phlox (Leptodactylon californica) is a captivating annual with pink flowers and mildly prickly shoots.