adjective, prick·i·er, prick·i·est.
Origin of pricky
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Related Words for prickybarbed, bristly, echinate, prickly, thistly, bristling, spiky, spinous, spiny
Examples from the Web for pricky
Historical Examples of pricky
She rubbed her hand over his back to push him away and something rough and pricky scratched her.Mary Jane--Her Visit
Clara Ingram Judson