thistly


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this•tly

(ˈθɪs li, -ə li)

adj.
1. filled with or having many thistles.
2. troublesome: thistly problems.
[1590–1600]
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thistly

adjective
Full of sharp needlelike protuberances:
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thistly

[ˈθɪslɪ] ADJ
1. (= prickly) → espinoso; (= full of thistles) → lleno de cardos
2. [problem] → espinoso, erizado de dificultades
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Thistly Cross Cider have asked for donations from homes across Scotland, as well as from large apple orchards.
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