FutureStarr

Cream Wild Indigo OR

Cream Wild Indigo OR

Cream Wild Indigo

You can describe a certain type of hair as bristly — if it sticks up in tufts and spikes like a hedgehog's quills. A man's beard stubble is bristly too, and so are spiky bushes and scruffy dogs. Figuratively, if you're bristly, you're cranky and easily irritated: "He spoke carefully, trying not to upset his bristly grandfather."

Cream

having bristles; rough. a bristly moustache. borselrig, stekelrig خَشِنٌ четинест hirsuto štÄ›tinatý, srstnatý; naježený borstig stikkende; strittende αγκαθωτÏŒς, σκληρÏŒς que pincha, de pelos fuertes harjaseline دارای موهای کوتاه Ùˆ زبر؛ زبر karhea hérissé בַּעֲל זִיפִים कड़े बालों से ढ़का हुआ čekinjav szúrós kasar ispido, irsuto 剛毛のある 강모질의 šeriuotas, šiurkštus sarains; ass misai yang kejur borstelig full av strid bust, stikkende, strittende szczeciniasty د لنډ او ځیګ ویښتو لرونکی hirsuto Å£epos щетинистый; колючий naježený šÄetinast čekinjav borstig, sträv มีขนแข็ง sert, kaba, kıllı 長硬毛的,硬的 щетинистий; колючий جانوروں Ú©Û’ بالوں سے بنا ہوا dá»±ng đứng 刚毛的,布满刚毛的On the doorstep he was informed, in letters of lead, that he was "Welcome!" On the mat in the passage bristly black words burst on his attention, commanding him to "wipe his shoes." Even the hat-stand in the hall was not allowed to speak for itself; it had "Hats and Cloaks" inscribed on it, and it issued its directions imperatively in the matter of your wet umbrella--"Put it here!"

Bristly mallow stems grow prostrate or spreading up to about 20 inches (50 cm) long and root at lower stem joints (nodes) that are in contact with the ground. Leaves are highly variable. They range from egg shaped to palm shaped with deep lobes, to deeply divided with deep lobes. The leaf surface and edges are coarsely toothed. From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishRelated topics: Humanbristlybris‧tly /ˈbrɪsli/ adjective 1 SHORT/NOT LONGbristly hair is short and stiff2 HBHa bristly part of your body has short stiff hairs on it a bristly chinExamples from the Corpusbristly• The guy was all bristly and red and puffed up, in fatigue pants and a brown shirt.• Cluster flies are bristly gray insects, about five times bigger than the ordinary housefly, Musca domestica.• Only months before he had held me like this and pressed his bristly mouth against mine.• Like Taylor, Goodrich was a bristly sort.• Old Thorvald was 87 and his jowled face was bristly with white whiskers. (Source: www.ldoceonline.com)

 

 

Related Articles