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  Words related to bristle

Related / Similar Words: uprise, stand up, abound, burst

 

Definition:
  • a stiff hair;
  • a stiff fiber (coarse hair or filament); natural or synthetic;
  • rise up as in fear; "The dog''s fur bristled"; "It was a sight to make one''s hair uprise!";
  • be in a state of movement or action; "The room abounded with screaming children"; "The garden bristled with toddlers";

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    Part Meronyms: brush

     

    Derivational Morphology: uprise, stand up, burst, fit

     

    Anagrams: blister

     

     
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