EN prickly
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{adjective}

1. general

prickly
prickly (also: bad-tempered)
prickly (also: bad-tempered)
prickly
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aguatoso {adj.} [Mex.]
prickly

2. "with prickles"

prickly (also: burry, knotty, prickly, tender)
We naturally hope that you will extricate us from this prickly situation.
Nosotros, por supuesto, esperamos que nos saquen de esta situación tan espinosa.
prickly (also: spiked, spiky, spiny)

3. "scratchy"

prickly (also: itchy, scratchy)
prickly
careful with that plant, it's prickly
cuidado con esa planta, que pincha
prickly
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que pica {adj.} [Mex.]

4. "person"

prickly (also: tetchy, liverish, snappish)

5. "issue, problem"

prickly (also: burry, knotty, prickly, tender)
We naturally hope that you will extricate us from this prickly situation.
Nosotros, por supuesto, esperamos que nos saquen de esta situación tan espinosa.
prickly (also: hardball)
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peliagudo {adj.} [coll.]

6. botany

prickly

7. colloquial

prickly (also: touchy)
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espinudo {adj.} [Chile] [coll.] (quisquilloso)

Context sentences for "prickly" in Spanish

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EnglishWe naturally hope that you will extricate us from this prickly situation.
Nosotros, por supuesto, esperamos que nos saquen de esta situación tan espinosa.
Englishshe's a prickly character