Origin of prickly pear
Words nearby prickly pear
How to use prickly pear in a sentence
Yes, you’ll find saguaro in the Grand Canyon State, and vistas sprinkled with prickly pear—but you’ll also find forested mineral-spring oases, snow-topped peaks, and lush lakes and rivers.
She used electrolysis to banish the prickly hair from her delicate face.
At the most basic level, most ciders are produced using a blend of sweet, sour, and bitter apple and pear varieties.
Much of the explanation is personal—the reserved, sometimes prickly politico has never been well-liked.Mitch McConnell Won Big Tuesday Night, but It’ll Be a Different Story Come November|Jonathan Miller|May 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I missed Don's chiseled mug and Roger's blithe wisecracks and Peggy's prickly chutzpah.Mad Men’s Dramatic Déjà Vu: ‘Time Zones’ Feels Redundant|Andrew Romano|April 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In schnaps, however, Subirer aromas are transformed into those of a caramelized pear tart, buttery, baked, and entirely pleasant.What to Drink When it’s Cold? The Glory of Austrian Schnaps|Jordan Salcito|January 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With a prickly heat suffusing my whole body and a melting sensation at the collar I struggled through the wretched lyric once.
It bears beautiful yellow blossoms in summer, after which comes the fruit, a prickly pear, not good to eat.
Another kind of cactus has crimson and scarlet blossoms, but no prickly pears.
"That's right, too," agreed Mollie, a prickly sensation of pure fright tickling the roots of her hair.The Outdoor Girls in the Saddle|Laura Lee Hope
In a few years the girl he had married would be a plain and prickly little pedant—ill-bred besides—and he knew it.Marriage la mode|Mrs. Humphry Ward