BRISTLE MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Bristle Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To fix a bristle to; as, to bristle a thread.
  2. (v. t.) To erect the bristles of; to cause to stand up, as the bristles of an angry hog; -- sometimes with up.
  3. (v. i.) To show defiance or indignation.
  4. (v. i.) To rise or stand erect, like bristles.
  5. (n.) A stiff, sharp, roundish hair.
  6. (v. i.) To appear as if covered with bristles; to have standing, thick and erect, like bristles.
  7. (n.) A short, stiff, coarse hair, as on the back of swine.


Synonyms:
Abound, Burst, Uprise,

• Bristle-shaped Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Resembling a bristle in form; as, a bristle-shaped leaf.


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