Meaning of prickle
Pronunciation: (prik'ul), [key]
— n., v., -led, -ling.
- a sharp point.
- a small, pointed process growing from the bark of a plant.
- a sharp process or projection, as from the skin of an animal; a spine.
- a pricking sensation.
- to prick lightly.
- to cause a pricking or tingling sensation in.
- to tingle as if pricked.
- prickle (Thesaurus)