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  1. thorny: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. thorny: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. thorny: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. thorny: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. thorny: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. thorny: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Thorny, thorny: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. thorny: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. thorny: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. thorny: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. thorny: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. thorny: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. thorny: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. thorny: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. thorny: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Thorny: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. thorny: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  18. thorny: Rhymezone [home, info]
  19. Thorny: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  20. thorny: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  21. thorny: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  22. thorny: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  23. thorny: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  24. thorny: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  25. thorny: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. thorny: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. thorny: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Thorny: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (thorny)

adjective:  bristling with perplexities ("The thorny question of states' rights")
adjective:  having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.

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Phrases that include thorny:   thorny catfish, thorny acacia, thorny backed eel, thorny backed eels, thorny brooms, more...

Words similar to thorny:   barbed, barbellate, briary, briery, bristled, bristly, burred, burry, prickly, spiny, thornier, thorniest, thorniness, sharp, spined, more...

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