• Briar Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) A plant with a slender woody stem bearing stout prickles; especially, species of Rosa, Rubus, and Smilax.
- (n.) Same as Brier.
- (n.) Fig.: Anything sharp or unpleasant to the feelings.
• Briarean Definition & Synonyms
- (a.) Pertaining to, or resembling, Briareus, a giant fabled to have a hundred hands; hence, hundred-handed or many-handed.