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bristly

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  • adjwith stiff hairs
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Synonyms for bristly

adj with stiff hairs
  • aristate
  • barbellate
  • chaetophorous
  • echinate
  • hispid
  • setaceous
  • setal
  • setarious
  • setiferous
  • setose
  • spiny

Antonyms for bristly

  • clean-shaven
  • smooth
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More words related to bristly

bearded

adjective. having facial hair
  • barbate
  • beardy
  • bewhiskered
  • bristly
  • bushy
  • goateed
  • hairy
  • hirsute
  • shaggy
  • stubbled
  • stubbly
  • unshaven
  • whiskered

bushy

adjective. shaggy, unkempt

furry

adjective. hairy

hairy

adjective. having much hair

irascible

adjective. crabby

pilose

adjective. hairy
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