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synonyms for bristled

  • bridle
  • fume
  • seethe
  • boil
  • flare
  • rage
  • rise
  • ruffle
  • spit
  • swell
  • be angry
  • be infuriated
  • be maddened
  • blow up
  • boil over
  • flare up
  • get one's dander up
  • see red
  • stand on end
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How to use bristled in a sentence

Some of our favorite dryers are equipped with nozzle and afro combs, styling tools like curlers, hot paddle brushes, or comb straighteners, and style dryers including boar bristle brushes, wide-tooth styling picks, and more.
THE BEST HAIR DRYER: GET A SALON-WORTHY BLOWOUT AT HOMECARSEN JOENKJANUARY 22, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The softer bristles of your old dental tool might work for tuning up your sneakers, but deep grout cleaning requires something tougher.
GROUT SCRUB BRUSHES THAT TACKLE EVEN THE TOUGHEST STAINSPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMJANUARY 19, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
To dry brushes, arrange them around a sink with the bristles hanging over the edge, Suozzi said.
BACTERIA CAN GROW ON YOUR NEGLECTED MAKEUP AND BRUSHES. HERE’S WHAT TO TOSS AND WHAT TO CLEAN.ALLYSON CHIUDECEMBER 17, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Meanwhile, brushes should be washed with their tips pointed down to minimize the amount of water that collects where the bristles meet the base, Suozzi said, noting that mold can form there.
BACTERIA CAN GROW ON YOUR NEGLECTED MAKEUP AND BRUSHES. HERE’S WHAT TO TOSS AND WHAT TO CLEAN.ALLYSON CHIUDECEMBER 17, 2020WASHINGTON POST
That’s in line with the American Dental Association’s guidelines, which recommend replacing toothbrushes every three to four months, or more frequently if the bristles are visibly matted or frayed.
WHEN TO REPLACE SMOKE DETECTORS, SPONGES, PILLOWS AND MORE, ACCORDING TO EXPERTSDANIEL BORTZNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
He come waddlin' 'roun' de house, his tail feathers bristled out an' tawkin' to he'sef.
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Mrs. Jordan bristled, and launched herself upon a long and virtuous sentence.
THE DAUGHTERS OF DANAUSMONA CAIRD
The sides of the wagons bristled with shafts, and their canvas tops were pierced with fine holes.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
To-day old Gaul bristles with free Communes, as three hundred years ago it bristled with feudal castles.
THE PILGRIM'S SHELL OR FERGAN THE QUARRYMANEUGNE SUE
Mr. Van Britt blew his cheeks out until the stubby, cropped mustache bristled like porcupine quills.
THE WRECKERSFRANCIS LYNDE
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