Detailed Translations for prickly from English to Spanish


Translation Matrix for prickly:

AdjectiveRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- bristly; splenetic; waspish
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
acerbo prickly; sarcastic; stinging; thorny
cáustico prickly; sarcastic; stinging; thorny avaricious; biting; catty; corroding; corrosive; cutting; embittered; exasperated; fierce; miserly; niggardly; querulous; razor-sharp; sharp; stingy; suppressed
espinoso prickly; thorny awkward; bony; critical; emaciated; gaunt; hard; inflamed; not bright; not clear; painful; perilous; precarious; review; spinous; thorny; turbid; worrisome
mordaz prickly; sarcastic; stinging; thorny biting; cutting; embittered; exasperated; fierce; grim; nipping; razor-sharp; sharp; snappy; sullen; suppressed
punzante prickly; sarcastic; stinging; thorny acute; biting; clever; cutting; dead sharp; keen; razor-sharp; sharp; sharp-minded; sharpwitted; stinging
sarcástico prickly; sarcastic; stinging; thorny bitter; derisive; hateful; invidious; malicious; scornful; sneering; snide; sour; spiteful

Related Words for "prickly":

  • prickliness, pricklier, prickliest

Synonyms for "prickly":

Related Definitions for "prickly":

  1. very irritable1
    • he became prickly and spiteful1

Wiktionary Translations for prickly:

  1. covered with sharp points
  2. easily irritated
  3. difficult, hairy

Cross Translation:
prickly setáceo; erizado; hirsuto; setácea borstig — mit Borsten versehen